The Night Watchman (1938) Online
A little cat must take his sick father's place as night watchman, but is bullied by a tough mouse and his gang, leaving the rest of the mice free to eat all the food and stage a musical floor show.
|Mel Blanc||-||Tough Mice (voice) (uncredited)|
|Margaret Hill-Talbot||-||Tommy Cat (voice) (uncredited)|
|The Sportsmen Quartet||-||Vocalists (voice) (uncredited)|
Directorial debut of Chuck Jones.
On the kitchen shelf is a box of "Moon Sweet Prunes". This is a pun on Sunsweet Prunes, a brand still sold today.
On the kitchen shelf is a box of "Spaghet". This is a stereotyped Italian immigrant dialect pronunciation of "spaghetti" that was common in American "ethnic" comedy routines during much of the 20th Century.