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Happy Go Wacky


Bringing the waning Vera Vague series of 2-reel comedies to a less than spectacular close, Columbia released Happy Go Wacky to a mostly disinterested audience in February of 1952. The story, a hired nurse (Vera) helping a patient rid himself of a gaggle of unwelcome relatives, was a reworking of Miss Vague's debut comedy You Dear Boy. The material had not improved with age and the short was heavily padded with stock footage. Vera Vague (aka Barbara Jo Allen) continued her increasingly sporadic screen...more