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  • MGM
  • Animated Characters: Tom, Jerry, Mammy-Two-Shoes, Nibbles.
  • Awards: Academy Award Winner, Best Short Subject (Cartoon), 1949.
  • Originally Released in 1949.
  • Production Number: MPAA #: 13132
  • Running Time: 7:50 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.


Production Notes:

The scene in which a candlestick lands on Tom's tail, leaving him in blackface, is cut from modern releases.

Some sequences were reused in "Life with Tom" (1953).

Remade in Cinemascope as "Feedin' the Kiddie" (1957).

Song: "Throw Another Log on the Fire" (Charles Tobias-Jack Scholl-Murray Mencher)

Traditional, Hand-drawn Animation.

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