“For bridge parties, we have this automatic sandwich maker,” narrator Frank Graham informs us in House of Tomorrow. Here’s how it works.
The “deal” part of the gag was accompanied by “Shortnin’ Bread” on the screen.
Variety reported the gag was so impressive, companies wrote MGM asking for blueprints for sandwich maker. It came from the minds of Rich Hogan and Jack Cosgriff working with Tex Avery, the genius of comedy cartoons.