Very Hokey, Very Pokey

And for those of you who are curious, you can see the entire 1925 film on YouTube.

 

Transcript:

SCENE: A royal man and woman about to be coronated or married. There’s a huge crowd of soldiers and people behind them in the cathedral.

KING: Okay, you put your right foot in. You take your right foot out!

QUEEN: You put your right foot in and you shake it all about…

CAPTION: Doing “The Hokey Pokey–The Deluxe Edition.”

Image: John Gilbert and Mae Murray in the 1925 film The Merry Widow
New dialogue by John Lustig

↓ Transcript
SCENE: A royal man and woman about to be coronated or married. There's a huge crowd of soldiers and people behind them in the cathedral.

KING: Okay, you put your right foot in. You take your right foot out!

QUEEN: You put your right foot in and you shake it all about...

CAPTION: Doing “The Hokey Pokey--The Deluxe Edition.”

Image: John Gilbert and Mae Murray in the 1925 film The Merry Widow
New dialogue by John Lustig

Murray, Mae (Merry Widow, The)