The Thanksgiving That Almost Wasn't (1972) Animated Cartoon Special

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The Thanksgiving That Almost Wasn't

The Thanksgiving That Almost Wasn't

The Thanksgiving That Almost Wasn't (1972) Animated Cartoon Special

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  • Animated TV SpecialCartoonTelevisionSpecialCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Hanna-Barbera Studios
  • Cartoon Characters: Jeremy Squirrel, Johnny Cooke, Little Bear, Francis Cooke, Mary Cooke, Massasoit, Wolf, Rabbit, Sparrows, Bear, Porcupine, Dad Squirrel, Mom Squirrel, Son Squirrel, Mom, Dad, Janie, Jimmy, Cat, Owl, Gopher, Raccoons, Field Mouse.
  • Voice Actors: Hal Smith, Bobby Riha, Kevin Cooper, Marilyn Mayne, June Foray, Vic Perrin, Don Messick, John Stephenson.
  • Directed By William Hanna, Joseph Barbera.
  • Produced By William Hanna, Joseph Barbera.
  • Originally Released in Nov, 1972 (Estimate).
  • Originally Released in Syndication.
  • Running Time: 30 minutes.
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

In 1621, Jeremy Squirrel must rescue Pilgrim boy Johnny Cooke, and his Native American friend, Little Bear from a waterfall and a fierce timber wolf before the first Thanksgiving feast can...  (more)

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This was the first of two Hanna-Barbera holiday specials from the early 1970s.

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Caught this off Cartoon Network a few years back, and I recorded it since there are so few Thanksgiving specials.

If this is all there is to offer, then the reason why is obvious.

Clearly if Hanna Barbera took a stab at holiday specials...  (read more)

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