This sound effect can be found on Hanna-Barbera Sound Effects Library, which was made by Sound Ideas.

Info

  • First recorded: 1950s
  • Creator: N/A
  • Owner: Hanna-Barbera (1957-1993), Sound Ideas (1993-present)
  • Origin: United States
  • Year debut: December 21, 1957
  • First heard: "Hocus Pocus Focus" (a The Ruff and Reddy Show episode)
  • Area served: Worldwide

It is mainly used for when somebody scratches their head.

Its earliest known usage was in The Ruff and Reddy Show episode "Hocus Pocus Focus", released on December 21, 1957, and later would find its way into other Hanna-Barbera shows as well, like The Huckleberry Hound Show, The Quick Draw McGraw Show, The Flintstones, The Jetsons, and others. It would also make its way to other studios like Disney, Warner Bros. and Paramount Pictures. Its' first appearance without Hanna-Barbera was in Heathcliff, debuted in 1984. Its' first movie appearance was in Beauty and the Beast, released on November 22, 1991. It's still often used in modern media today.

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