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  • Benjamin Franklin, Jr. (1943)
  • Short | 11 min | Family, Comedy, Short
Benjamin Franklin, Jr. (1943)
Short | 11 min | Family, Comedy, Short

The gang gripe about the inconveniences caused by wartime rationing. They find the insight they are seeking by putting on a show based upon Benjamin Franklin's Poor Richard's Almanac.
Director
Bert Glazer (as Herbert Glazer)
Cinematographer
Editor
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Updated Jan 30, 1943

Release date
Jan 30, 1943 (United States)

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Cast

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16 cast members
Name Known for
Robert Blake
Mickey (as Bobby Blake) Mickey (as Bobby Blake)   See fewer
Janet Burston
Janet (as Our Gang) Janet (as Our Gang)   See fewer
Billy 'Froggy' Laughlin
Froggy (as Our Gang) Froggy (as Our Gang)   See fewer
Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas
Buckwheat (as Our Gang) Buckwheat (as Our Gang)   See fewer
Mickey Laughlin
Happy (as Our Gang) Happy (as Our Gang)   See fewer
Ernie Alexander
John, Mickey's father John, Mickey's father   See fewer
Barbara Bedford
Janet's mother Janet's mother   See fewer
Margaret Bert
Martha, Mickey's mother Martha, Mickey's mother   See fewer
Barry Downing
Club member Club member   See fewer
Vincent Graeff
Scolded boy (as Billy Ray Smith) Scolded boy (as Billy Ray Smith)   See fewer
Richard Hall
Complainer (as Dickie Hall) Complainer (as Dickie Hall)   See fewer
Jackie Horner
Millie Jones Millie Jones   See fewer
Valerie Lee
Complainer Complainer   See fewer
Frank Ward
First Complaining Kid First Complaining Kid   See fewer
Willa Pearl Curtis
Buckwheat's Mother (uncredited) Buckwheat's Mother (uncredited)   See fewer
Billy Mitchell
Buckwheat's Father (uncredited) Buckwheat's Father (uncredited)   See fewer
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