Of course, they see off the furry fiend, and Superfly gets to say his catchphrase, 'Piece O' Cake', to the waiting media and public.
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But then there's the rest of the book, where there's more knife-edge than cake. The baddies refuse to drop like flies, and Electro Slug and Loo the Louse have a slimy plan to trap fabulous Freya and the two crimebusters.
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Hoppity, a grasshopper, had recently returned to Bugville from a sojourn away, and was picking up his relationship with his old sweetheart, the lovely Honey, daughter of old Mr. Bumble, who was in danger of losing his honey shop to the rapacious real estate magnate, C. Bagley Beetle.
Meanwhile, humans, who had recently been in the habit of trampling their homes and creating fire hazards with their smoking materials, were starting to look on Bugville's location as land ripe for development. With America recently having been through the Great Depression, in which most people could relate directly to the insectoid folks' anguish, this would seem like a sure crowd pleaser. But things had been looking up recently.
It also suffered from Disney's having released Dumbo just a few weeks earlier. Whatever the reason, it was a financial flop.
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This came at a time when the studio was already over-extended financially, having recently built a whole new headquarters in Miami and still in hock to Paramount Pictures which distributed its cartoons following Gulliver's release, and were paying an extraordinary amount for the special effects required in their Superman shorts. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. The Worst Witch. Jill Murphy. The Iron Man.
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