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Good Scouts is a 1938 Donald Duck cartoon.


Donald acts as scoutmaster for his three nephews for a nature hike through the wilderness.






Home video

Have a Laugh! changes

The following scenes were deleted from the short version due to time constraints:

  • The opening shot of the Devil's Stewpot and the majority of Donald and the nephews' march; it opens with an establishing shot of the march.
  • The entire wood-chopping scene, in which Donald attempts to cut down a petrified tree.
  • Donald tying a huge knot in the rope tied to the treetop.
  • The closeup of the knot in the rope coming undone.
  • The nephews taking cover as Donald crashes into the food.
  • Donald muttering, covered in food, "That's gratitude for you."
  • Donald saying about the nephews, "I'll make them sorry," when deciding to fake being wounded and using catsup as blood.
  • The nephews saying about Donald's condition, "Oh, poor Uncle Donald!"
  • Donald laughing that the nephews have fallen for his injury ruse.
  • The establishing shot of the bear is moved up to before a bandaged Donald gets his beak stuck in a jar of honey.
  • The bear licking the honey off of Donald is shortened.
  • Donald running from the bear is shortened.
  • Donald starting to fall down the cliff.
  • Donald dangling from the end of the bandages by the bear and the nephews cutting it with an axe.
  • Donald razzing the bear before realizing, too late, he has landed on Old Reliable Geyser when it is about to erupt at 12:00.
  • The nephews attempting to save Donald from the geyser with a long pole and then with small rocks.


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