Vitaphone production reel #441A.
You've nothing to do, and I do need a rest. Would you like to sit on the egg in my nest?
Narrator: The elephant laughed...
Horton: Why of all silly things. I haven't feathers, and I haven't wings. Me on your egg? Why it doesn't make sense. Your egg is so small, ma'am, ...
In the original version of this short, a fish, with the personality and caricature resembling Peter Lorre spots Horton sitting in a tree, turns to the camera, says "Well, now I've seen everything." then pulls out a pistol and shoots himself in the head. In most prints shown today, the suicidal clip, when the fish shoots itself is edited out.