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Any Rags

Any Rags

Any Rags (1932) - Talkartoons Theatrical Cartoon Series Any Rags

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  • Talkartoons Theatrical Cartoon Series
  • Fleischer Studios
  • Distributed by: Paramount Studios
  • Cartoon Characters: Betty Boop, Bimbo, Koko the Clown.
  • Originally Released in 1932.
  • Black & White
  • Running Time: 8 minutes.
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

The rag and bone man passes through Betty's neighborhood.


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An EARLY reference to Gay culture.

Comments By: Chuck Anziulewicz
This cartoon is notable for its very early reference to homosexuality. About five minutes into the cartoon, a figurine of Atlas is being auctioned off by Betty's friend, Bimbo. Koko the clown agrees to purchase the figurine, acting very effeminately in...  (read more)

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Any Rags

Comments By: Karl_Dan
The cartoon opens with a very catchy "Rag" type song, "Here comes the old rag man". Bimbo is the rag man, or junk man. He walks along the city street, taking a policeman's clothes, the stipes off a barber pole, etc. He sings a...  (read more)

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