Pluto (who is called "James" by Mickey at the beginning) is sent out to get the Sunday paper, but loses the dime in a grate. Eventually, he gets it back with bubble gum and proceeds to get the paper and despite other tribulations he finally presents the paper to Mickey all covered with mud.
Home video releases
- Walt Disney Treasures: The Complete Pluto, Volume 1
- Pluto is referred to as "James" instead of his actual name by Mickey for reasons unknown.
- This cartoon inspired the creation of the Pluto Gets The Paper mini-shorts from Mickey Mouse Works in the late-1990s.
- Near the end of the episode, Pluto is shown in blackface.