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Description Jimmy Blaine guest hosts this episode in place of Big Todd. The plot begins with Rootie explaining the current football game between the Tigers and the Rockets through song. Jimmy Blaine tries to coach the team to victory, as the waterboy, Mr. Deetle Dootle, comes stumbling through. To complete the football theme, the Silvercup bread advertisements are sent via football. Making things worse, Jimmy Blaine finds a warning about an incoming Poison Zoomack.
Subject The Rootie Kazootie Club, Children's Television
Producer Produced by Steve Carlin
Associate Producer Joseph L. Stuhl
Director Directed by Paul Burggraf
Technical Director Jack McNally
Contributor Chief Rooter “Big” Jimmy Blainel
Lilliputians designed by Paul Ashley
"Characterooties" played by Betty Jane Tyler, Frank Milano, John Vee, Paul Ashley
Musical Director Milton Kaye
Written by Charles L. Hutchings
Duration 00:14:57
Color/Black & White Black & White
Sound/Silent Sound
Film Stock 16mm