Saturday, November 5, 2016

Happy Halloween

From Margaret Hamilton!








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Happy Halloween




From Clara Bow!








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Happy Halloween




From Clara Bow!






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Happy Halloween




From Clara Bow!






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Happy Halloween

From Clara Bow!




Caption: "Clara Bow and the famous Hollywood Overhead - a hobgoblin that haunts the studios on Hallowe'en and 364 other days of the year. This is the first time that this ferocious monster has been photographed. Clara can afford to laugh at him. Isn't she the pet daughter of Old Man Box-office?" photo by Eugene Robert Richee ~ from Photoplay, 1927.


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Happy Halloween

From Bessie Love!






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Happy Halloween




From Yvonne De Carlo!







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Friday, October 28, 2016

SNAPPY SNEEZER Photo




Thelma Todd And Charlie Chase in a photo from SNAPPY SNEEZER.








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Watch SNAPPY SNEEZER




SNAPPY SNEEZER is a two reel comedy from 1929 with Charley Chase and Thelma Todd.








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Sunday, October 9, 2016

NAUGHTY BABY Photo




Production shot from NAUGHTY BABY, with director (and then Alice White boyfriend) Mervyn LeRoy. Notice the reflectors and diffusers used to help with lighting the scene. 






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NAUGHTY BABY Lobby Card






Lobby card for NAUGHTY BABY with Alice White ( left ) and Thelma Todd ( right ).







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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

LET'S DO THINGS Photo

LET'S DO THINGS was the first film of the Zasu Pitts and Thelma Todd series.











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Monday, October 3, 2016

French Pressbook For NEVADA ( 1927 )





NEVADA was a 1927 Paramount production starring Gary Cooper, Thelma Todd, and William Powell.




















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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Our Gang Comic Ad For Royal Gelatin





From the comic supplement PUCK for 23 Feb 1936. Note that Pete the Pup is shown as one of the stars in the lineup above the strip, along with Spanky, Buckwheat, Darla, Alfalfa, and Porky..









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Saturday, September 24, 2016

Spanish Fan Magazine From 1934




A picture of Thelma Todd from the movie PALOOKA may be seen on the back cover of this fan magazine, the name of which may be seen on the front cover. Although the title appears to be in English, this was listed as a Spanish language magazine on ebay.






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CORSAIR Item




CORSAIR was the movie that Thelma Todd made as "Alison Loyd".







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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

HORSE FEATHERS Display




An advertising display for HORSE FEATHERS showing the four Marx Brothers, along with a featherless horse.









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HORSE FEATHERS At Kentucky Theater 1932




Notice Betty Boop poster at right. The Fleischer cartoons were distributed by Paramount until they foreclosed on them and took over the studio in a move that was probably illegal. A Will Rogers movie is also being advertised. He was a top star in this period.





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HORSE FEATHERS Lobby Card




Groucho, Chico, Harpo, and Zeppo Marx on a lobby card for HORSE FEATHERS.















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HORSE FEATHERS Lobby Card




Thelma Todd with Chico Marx and Groucho Marx on a lobby card for HORSE FEATHERS.













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HORSE FEATHERS




Thelma Todd with Zeppo and Harpo in a publicity photo for HORSE FEATHERS.














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HORSE FEATHERS Photo





Thelma Todd with Chico and Groucho in HORSE FEATHERS.









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HORSE FEATHERS Picture




Chico, Harpo, and Groucho with Thelma Todd in a publicity picture for HORSE FEATHERS.















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HORSE FEATHERS Photo




HORSE FEATHERS was a 1932 Paramount production, starring the four Marx Brothers. Here is a photo from this movie showing Thelma Todd with two of them, Zeppo ( left ) and Harpo ( right ).


The back of the photo has the names of  Harpo and Chico on it, although Chico didn't actually appear in this photo. 




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