Friday, October 11, 2013

Newsreel footage, New York City, April 1927

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Mrs. James Walker, wife of the Mayor of New York City, Manhattan Borough President Julius Miller, and Charlie, all ride in a stagecoach around Manhattan to promote "Slippery Gulch," a charity fundraiser. That's Charlie sitting on top of the stagecoach, holding a whip and wearing a cowboy hat. There are some nice closeups of him around the 1:10 mark.

Source: http://library.sc.edu/mirc/playVideo.html?i=140
This link also has a higher quality version of the video.

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