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Galloping Ghosts


While blackface comedy would be considered appalling today, in the 1920s it was a staple in motion pictures. Even [[Performer~P30384~Oliver Hardy~oliverhardy]] (who would team up with [[Performer~P98871~Stan Laurel~stanlaurel]] to create one of the most famous comedy duos of all time) played in blackface a couple of times, in [[Feature~V269062~Honorable Mr. Buggs~honorablemrbuggs]] and in this two-reeler. Wealthy Billy Smith ([[Performer~P51515~John T. Murray~johntmurray]]) buys the Hope Diamond, in...more