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nitratediva:

Constance Bennett in Topper (1937).

nitratediva:

Constance Bennett in Topper (1937).





patsykelly:

March 4, 1938 ‘Merrily We Live’ was released by Hal Roach Studios

This is one of the higher rated Roach feature films where Patsy co-starred. Definitely worth a watch. Stay tuned for a future post about some of the behind the screen drama between Ms. Bennett and Patsy!

from imdb.com
A cynical writer, unwittingly infiltrates a loony house of philanthropists. Mrs. Emily Kilbourne runs a household that, due to her charitable nature, is as much a loony-bin as happy home. When he joins the menage, Aherne falls head over heels in love with the eldest daughter, played by Constance Bennett.
- Written by colissimo



loveless422:

John Hubbard and Carole Landis in Turnabout (1940),  directed by Hal Roach.

loveless422:

John Hubbard and Carole Landis in Turnabout (1940),  directed by Hal Roach.



thepieshops:

How To Roller Skate
That is “Our Gang” on the cover of this mini pamphlet brought to by the Chicago Roller Skate Co., 1936.  This little book is full of handy-dandy roller skating tricks and (not-so subtle) hints on which roller skates are best.

thepieshops:

How To Roller Skate

That is “Our Gang” on the cover of this mini pamphlet brought to by the Chicago Roller Skate Co., 1936.
This little book is full of handy-dandy roller skating tricks and (not-so subtle) hints on which roller skates are best.



wehadfacesthen:

The Our Gang comedy short Spooky Hooky (Gordon Douglas, 1936)
via retrogasm

wehadfacesthen:

The Our Gang comedy short Spooky Hooky (Gordon Douglas, 1936)

via retrogasm





whataboutbobbed:

a wired Our Gang - Allen ‘Farina’ Hoskins, Joe Cobb, Harry Spear, Pete the Pup, Jean Darling and Mary Ann Jackson 

via Elmer Raguse photos from the Hal Roach’s Studio

whataboutbobbed:

a wired Our Gang - Allen ‘Farina’ Hoskins, Joe Cobb, Harry Spear, Pete the Pup, Jean Darling and Mary Ann Jackson 

via Elmer Raguse photos from the Hal Roach’s Studio



biokam:

Harold Eugene “Hal” Roach, Sr. (January 14, 1892 – November 2, 1992)



monbiomoulin:

14 janvier 1892 : bon anniversaire Hal Roach