Sunday, June 30, 2019

Comedies...Without Vulgarity -- June 30, 2019

Moving Picture World, 28-June-1919
100 years ago this month, in June, 1919, Roscoe Arbuckle still awaited the return of Buster Keaton from his service in the army.

Moving Picture World, 28-June-1919
Paramount touted its upcoming movies in a multi-page ad.  This page talks about the Paramount-Arbuckle Comedies.

Moving Picture World, 28-June-1919
This article, from a series of articles about Paramount players, says that Roscoe "will continue his policy of making comedies with originality and novelties, and without vulgarity."

Moving Picture World, 07-June-1919
Molly Malone appeared with Roscoe, served as mascot of his Pacific Coast League baseball club, and divorced her husband.

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