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Description Rootie orders a bouquet of flowers for the hospitalized Arthur Godfrey, a famous television star of the era. The well wishes turn into a song by Rootie, Polka Dottie, and Big Todd. The well wishes continue into an advertisement for Silvercup bread. Further into the episode, Rootie looks for the “Terrible TV Twins”, Double and Trouble, with the gang as the twins make trouble. Luckily Rootie gets assistance from Sherlock Bones: The Great Dog-tective.
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 Art Nace
Contributor Chief Rooter “Big” Todd Russell
Lilliputians designed by Paul Ashley
"Characterooties" played by Naomi Lewis, Frank Milano, John Vee, Paul Ashley
Musical Director Milton Kaye
Written by Charles L. Hutchings
Supervised by Arnold Cohan
Duration 00:14:58
Color/Black & White Black & White
Sound/Silent Sound
Film Stock 16mm