"Popeye's Roots" is an episode from The All-New Popeye Hour's "Popeye" segment for Hanna-Barbera Productions in association with King Features Syndicate. It first aired on December 16, 1978. The producer was Art Scott and it was directed by George Gordon, Carl Urbano and Rudy Zamora. Popeye and Poopdeck Pappy were voiced by Jack Mercer, Olive Oyl was voiced by Marilyn Schreffler, Wimpy was voiced by Daws Butler and Bluto was voiced by Allan Melvin.


Poopdeck Pappy and the nephews are helping to clean Popeye's attic. Grandpa Poopdeck gives the boys valuable lessons about learning their roots. He reads them stories about their ancestors. Some of the stories include Cleopatra, Ponce de Leon and Columbus.

Episode details

This segment was from episode 15 in the series, aired in season 1, episode 15 of The All-New Popeye Hour. Below is a list of the other segments for this episode.

Segment Title Seg #
Popeye "Popeye's Roots" 15A
Health Tip Home Safety Toys 15B
Popeye's Treasure Hunt "Spring Daze In Paris" Pt 1 15C
Dinky Dog "Phi Beta Dink" 15D
Health Tip Clean Hands 15E
Popeye's Treasure Hunt "Spring Daze In Paris" Pt 2 15F
Health Tip Sharp Utensils 15G

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