Monday, October 20, 2014
BOTTOMS UP was produced by Fox before they became 20th Century Fox.
The 1934 Fox pre-code comedy / musical film, BOTTOMS UP starred Spencer Tracy, Pat Paterson, John Boles, Sid Silvers, Herbert Mundin, Harry Green, Thelma Todd, Robert Emmett O'Connor, Dell Henderson, Suzanne Kaaren, Douglas Wood, Lucille Ball, Lynn Bari, June Gale, Barbara Pepper and Mariska Aldrich. The film was directed by David Butler. The photo features a great shot of Pat Paterson hugging Thelma Todd as John Boles waits beside a microphone.
Sunday, October 19, 2014
This photo was posted by Jorge Finkielman on facebook.
From the left; Stan Laurel, Walt Disney, Hal Roach, and Oliver Hardy.
"This is at the Hal Roach Studios' 20th anniversary party, held on the lot on December 7, 1933."
Saturday, October 18, 2014
There was a lot in the papers about Thelma Todd after her death. This article tells a little about her friendships with other people at the Hal Roach studio.