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    The Cat Came Back Painted Backgrounds Original Art Group of 2 (Terrytoons, 1944). In this Connie Rasinski-directed short, Farmer Alfalfa and his dog try every trick in the book to rid themselves of an even trickier cat. These two original hand-painted 12 field production backgrounds come from early on in the short (which can be seen on YouTube). The first is noted as Sc 6, and shows Alfalfa's car on a bridge, with its rumble seat up; this occurs at the :52 mark, as the Farmer and his dog throw a box over the side. The second, numbered 14 in the upper right, is another view of the car, as it returned home; the rumble seat opens in the film, and the supposedly drowned cat hops out. It comes at the 1:28 mark. Both are in gouache on skimmed artboards, with Terrytoons stamps on the back. Minor handling wear; Very Good to Fine condition.

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