FADE IN -- Title:
For nearly forty years this story has given faithful service to the Young
in Heart; and Time has been powerless to put its kindly philosophy out of
To those of you who have been faithful to it in return
...and to the Young in Heart --- we dedicate this picture.
MS -- Dorothy stoops down to Toto -- speaks to him -- then runs down road
to b.g. -- Toto following --
She isn't coming yet, Toto. Did she hurt
you? She tried to, didn't she? Come on --
we'll go tell Uncle Henry and Auntie Em.
Come on, Toto.
LS -- Farm yard -- Dorothy enters left b.g. along road -- Toto following
her -- CAMERA PANS right -- she comes forward thru gate -- runs forward to
Aunt Em and Uncle Henry working at Incubator --
Aunt Em! Aunt Em!
MS -- Aunt Em and Uncle Henry working with baby chicks in incubator --
Dorothy runs in -- speaks to them -- Dorothy picks up baby chick -- CAMERA
TRUCKS back as Aunt Em and Dorothy come forward -- Aunt Em puts chick in
coop with hen -- then TRUCKS forward as they go to b.g. to incubator --
Dorothy reacts -- Uncle Henry looks at her -- CAMERA PANS her to left
across yard --
Fifty-seven, fifty-eight --
Just listen to what Miss Gulch did to Toto!
Dorothy, please! We're trying to count!
Oh, but Aunt Em, she hit him over the --
Don't bother us now, honey -- this old
incubator's gone bad, and we're likely to
lose a lot of our chicks.
Oh -- oh, the poor little things. Oh, but
Aunt Em, Miss Gulch hit Toto right over the
back with a rake just because she says he
gets in her garden and chases her nasty old
cat every day.
Seventy -- Dorothy, please!
Oh, but he doesn't do it every day -- just
once or twice a week. And he can't catch
her old cat, anyway. And now she says she's
gonna get the sheriff, and --
Dorothy! Dorothy! We're busy!
Oh -- all right.
MCS - Aunt Em and Uncle Henry taking chicks out of incubator -
Poor little orphan, and her Miss Gulch
troubles. Gosh all hemlock - you know, she
ought to have somebody to play with.
I know, but we all got to work out our own
Oh, I hope we got them in time.
MLS -- Zeke -- Hunk and Hickory working on wagon -- Hickory and Zeke
lowering bed of wagon into place --
How's she coming?
Take it easy.
CS -- Hunk on ground -- gets finger caught under wagon bed -- reacts --
Ow! You got my finger!
CS -- Zeke and Hickory holding wagon bed --
Well, why don't you get your finger out of
MLS -- Zeke and Hickory put wagon bed in place -- Hunk sitting on ground
by wagon -- Dorothy enters -- comes forward to Zeke -- CAMERA TRUCKS
forward on them -- they speak -- Zeke exits left f.g. -- Hunk enters --
speaks to Dorothy -- Hickory exits right -- PAN left as Hunk and Dorothy
go over by wagon -- they speak -- Dorothy exits right -- Hunk hits his
finger with hammer -- whirls around --
Come on - come on - over this way.
There you are.
Right on my finger!
It's a lucky thing it wasn't your head.
Zeke, what am I going to do about Miss
Gulch? Just because Toto chases her old
Listen, honey, I got them hogs to get in.
Now lookit, Dorothy, you ain't using your
head about Miss Gulch. Think you didn't
have any brains at all.
I have so got brains.