The Hardship of Miles Standish

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The Hardship of Miles Standish
Directed byFriz Freleng
Produced byLeon Schlesinger
(uncredited)
Story byJack Miller
StarringArthur Q. Bryan (Elmer Fudd-uncredited)
Mel Blanc (uncredited)
Music byCarl Stalling
Animation byGil Turner
Color processTechnicolor
Production
company
Distributed byWarner Bros.
Release date
  • April 27, 1940 (1940-04-27)
Running time
8:40 (one reel)
LanguageEnglish

The Hardship of Miles Standish is a 1940 Merrie Melodies cartoon directed by Friz Freleng.

Title[edit]

The title is derived from the narrative poem "The Courtship of Miles Standish".

Plot[edit]

Elmer Fudd is messenger John Alden, sent to give Miles' love letter to Pricilla. While delivering the message, however, her house is attacked by Indians, and John is the only one who can save her.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Beck, Jerry; Friedwald, Will (1989). Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies: A Complete Illustrated Guide to the Warner Bros. Cartoons. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company. p. 102. ISBN 0-8050-0894-2.

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Preceded by
Confederate Honey
Elmer Fudd Cartoons
1940
Succeeded by
A Wild Hare