“Life Goes To A Party”

Posted in WB Cartoon Companion on March 22, 2004

    One of the features in Life magazine in the 1930s was a photo essay in which a photographer from the magazine would go to a high society party and take pictures of the partygoers. This feature is spoofed when, after an allegedly savage native takes our picture with a camera in The Isle of Pingo Pongo (Avery, 1939), this phrase is flashed as a subtitle.

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