Professor Indiana Jones visits the Metropolitan Foundation for Educational Quality where the Annual Celebrity tennis shoe auction and dinner is being held. He begins to entertain the snobby people at his table by recounting a safari to British East Africa in 1909. There, Indy became determined to find the fabled Fringe-Eared Oryx for former US President Teddy Roosevelt. He befriended Meto, a Massai boy around the same age as himself at the time. Despite their language barrier, they find out where to find the last remaining Oryx.
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Henry 'Indiana' Jones, Jr.
Professor Henry Jones, Sr.
So you should be. You are going straight to bed. And no supper for you, my lad.
The version released on DVD as part of _Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Passion for Life, The (1999) (V)_ excludes the bookend sequences featuring old Indy at the Annual Celebrity Tennis Shoe Auction and Diner, as well as the 1909 arrival of the Jones family at Medlicot's home in Africa. In this scene former schoolmates Henry Sr. and Medlicot perform the 'Genius of the Restoration' greeting from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
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