Jerry The Troublesome Tyke : Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Sticky Business 1926

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    Animation featuring Jerry the Troublesome Tyke - a cartoon dog. A U.I.C. production.

    We find our old friend Jerry sitting on a cushion taking mail from a mail sack, reading it then throwing it into a wastepaper basket. He laughs as he does so. We see one of the cards he opens which reads: "Sweetest Jerry. I feel I must write and tell you what a wonderful film actor you are. P.T.O." He laughs and throws it away (bizarrely not turning it over!) He opens another. "Dear Jerry. Ever since I first saw you on the screen I have loved you passionately. Will you" (presumably there was more to this if he had looked on the back but again he throws it away.) Interior of the cartoon studio. Real location.

    An easel stands in the corner with an image of Jerry on it. The artist (Sid Griffiths) comes in and sits down at his table. An intertitle flashes up: "Hullo, Jerry." Jerry's reply is to hold up his hand and in a speech bubble say: "Don't interrupt a great film star when he's reading his letters." The artist laughs, points his finger at Jerry and says: "Great film star? You wouldn't exist except for me!" Jerry gets off his cushion and yells: "Well you'd be out of work except for me!" The cartoonist looks annoyed then puzzled as he thinks about it. (Possibly an intertitle missing here.) Jerry paces backwards and forwards. He shouts: "You ought to have my portrait outside every cinema!" Cartoonist shakes his head and puts his hand on the drawing, rubbing out the mail bag and the wastepaper basket. Jerry looks puzzled. The artist then draws a frame around Jerry and writes "To-Day Jerry the Tyke" as if it is a poster outside a cinema. Jerry smiles. A cinema magically appears behind the poster. There is a cut-out of Charlie Chaplin standing on the steps of the cinema with a sigh across his middle reading: "To-Day." Jerry jumps out of the frame then asks: "Where's the Portrait?" The artist picks up a glue pot, peels Jerry off the drawing, pastes glue on to his back then sticks him onto the poster.

    The cartoonist says: "Have another look!" Jerry tries to get off but the glue holds him on. "How can I look when you've stuck me here?" he asks. Cartoonist pulls him off - the other Jerry stays on the poster. Jerry pulls the poster off, there's lots of others underneath. He gets a glue pot and starts pasting his posters up on a fence. There is a sign on the fence which reads: "Paste no bills." Along comes a policeman.

    He spots Jerry who has pasted about 20 posters on the fence. He walks up to the end of the posters but can't see the culprit. When the policeman turns around Jerry jumps off one of the posters and follows him. The copper turns around and Jerry jumps up on to another poster. He then jumps off yet another poster and kicks the policeman in the pants. Jerry runs off and dives into the glue pot. Next thing we see is poor old Jerry in the police cells. He complains: "Fourteen days for being too stuck up!"

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    Film ID:
    838.06
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    00:04:36:00
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    01:23:33:00 / 01:28:09:00
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    EP 090
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Jerry The Troublesome Tyke First Episode

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke First Episode

Jerry is created - son of a nib and an inkpot! Sid Griffiths decides to teach him how to ride a horse.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Very

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Very "Jerry" Expedition

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Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry Tracks The Treasure

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Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - His Birthday

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he celebrates his birthday.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Honesty Is The Best Policy

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Honesty Is The Best Policy

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he learns a lesson - stealing is bad!

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - In And Out Of Wembley

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - In And Out Of Wembley

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he visits the Wembley Exhibition.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Bird In The Hand

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Bird In The Hand

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Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - There's Many A Slip...

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - There's Many A Slip...

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week Jerry goes to a Fancy Dress Ball.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Treasure Hunting

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Treasure Hunting

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - he goes for a drive, for a fly and an underwater swim.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry's Treasure Island Travel

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry's Treasure Island Travel

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he has a nice swim.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry Is Too Canny For The Cannibal

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry Is Too Canny For The Cannibal

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he meets a cannibal.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry Done Again

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry Done Again

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he plays a banjo, sings and has a little dance.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Sticky Business

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Sticky Business

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week his ego gets the better of him.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - The Joy Provider

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - The Joy Provider

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he delivers Christmas presents.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Never Say Die

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Never Say Die

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he gets run over by a train.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - The Deputy

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - The Deputy

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he give a piano recital.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - One Exciting Nightmare

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - One Exciting Nightmare

Jerry gets into a fight with a cheese after he falls asleep in a shop!

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Ten Little Jerry Boys

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Ten Little Jerry Boys

Multiple Jerrys get up to all sorts of antics - funny slapstick stuff.

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Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - "Weather" Sic Or Not

Jerry has fun on board ship - slapstick stuff including a chase.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Weight And See

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Weight And See

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he appears on stage with a performing elephant.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - All Cod!

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - All Cod!

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he has a fight with a bear.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - When Jerry Papered The Parlour

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - When Jerry Papered The Parlour

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he tries to do some decorating.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Both Biters Bit!

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Both Biters Bit!

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he chases a mouse.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Both Biters Bit! Displaced Section

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Both Biters Bit! Displaced Section

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he chases a mouse.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Wireless Whirl

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Wireless Whirl

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he gets his own radio set.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry Sacks A Saxaphone Sic

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry Sacks A Saxaphone Sic

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he gets cross with a noisy neighbour.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - C.O.D.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - C.O.D.

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he orders some food by post.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - He Gets

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - He Gets "Fired"

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week he gets fired from a gun.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Great Expectations

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Great Expectations

Our canine friend Jerry visits a fortune teller. Everything predicted comes true - sort of!

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Curing A Cold

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Curing A Cold

Our friend Jerry goes to Egypt in an attempt to cure a bad cold.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Golf

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Golf

Our doggy pal Jerry has a go at golf with comic results.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - All Up A Tree

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - All Up A Tree

Jerry steals some beer then continues his game of golf - having a scrap with a bird along the way.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke  - Spoofing A Spook

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Spoofing A Spook

Jerry attempts to rid a house of a ghost.

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Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - "Going West"

Jerry decides that he wants to be in a cowboy film so Sid Griffiths obliges.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke -

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - "Shown Up!"

Jerry decides to enter a dog show in an attempt to win the beauty prize.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - He Breaks Out!

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - He Breaks Out!

Our cartoon friend Jerry goes into a pub and gets horrendously drunk.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Splash And A Dash

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Splash And A Dash

Jerry takes a holiday but gets more than he bargained for when he meets a sea monster.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Flash Affair

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Flash Affair

Jerry turns photographer and takes a photo of his "boss" Sid Griffiths.

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - We Nearly Lose Him

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - We Nearly Lose Him

Jerry (a cartoon dog) is poisoned by indelible ink. Sid rushes to the doctor for medicine to save him.

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Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - "Football"

Jerry has a kick about then tries to watch a football game even though no dogs are allowed.

Jerry Cartoon

Jerry Cartoon

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Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry's Test Trial

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Jerry's Test Trial

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week Jerry has a game of cricket.

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