Times are so tough ... (How tough are they?")
Times are so tough, Mickey Mouse is getting evicted.
And what's this mouse doing ogling the lady?
AAUGH! THAT"S NOT THE MICKEY WE KNOW AND LOVE! Heck, she's not even his species!
Art by Floyd Gottfredson from WALT DISNEY'S COMICS AND STORIES #77, February 1947, via The House of Cobwebs