Re: [Harp-L] Laurel & Hardy

he plays it upside down, too

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From: David Fairweather <dmf273@xxxxxxxxx>
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Sent: Wed, Aug 26, 2015 6:12 pm
Subject: [Harp-L] Laurel & Hardy

Ok, a little Googling seems to have answered my questions about the Laurel
Hardy dueling harmonicas scene in "Pick a Star".

First, the reason I never
heard of this movie before is probably because
it's not "really" a Laurel &
Hardy movie.   They just have a couple of
uncredited scenes in the

Second,  according to IMDB the Laurel & Hardy harmonicas are played by
actor named Robert McClung.   Any of you familiar with him?   According
a harmonica site for kids called "The Toot
Suite" , McClung was only 16 when
played this Fox Chase!  Sadly, he died at the age of 25.   (What
coincidence that Jason Ricci's Fox Chase is a topic of discussion on


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