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The Three Stooges: The Triumphs and Tragedies of the Most Popular Comedy Team of All Time

Forrester, Jeff;Forrester, Tom;Wallison, Joe

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ISBN 10: 0971580103 / ISBN 13: 9780971580107
Published by Donaldson Books, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., 2002
Condition: As New Soft cover
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Title: The Three Stooges: The Triumphs and ...

Publisher: Donaldson Books, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 2002

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition:As New

Edition: First Edition

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Did Stooge favorites Curly, Shemp and Larry suffer cerebral hemorrhages as a result of being repeatedly hit on the head? What role did the Stooges' creator Ted Healy play in the mysterious death of comedienne Thelma Todd? Was Healy himself fatally beaten by a group of tough guys (including actor Wallace Beery and gangster Pat DiCicco) during a nightclub brawl on Hollywood's Sunset Strip? What did Beery's boss, MGM president Louis B. Mayer, do to cover up the incident? And what was the connection between the New York Mafia, Columbia Pictures rajah Harry Cohn, and the Stooges themselves? These and many other fascinating questions are addressed in this definitive look at the Most Popular Comedy Team of All Time.

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This site contains Chapter Outlines, Rare Photographs, Editorial Reviews, Customer Testimonials, Breaking News, Book Tour Information, and a special photographic Scrapbook presentation with hundreds of rare color snapshots (which are not presented in the book) of the Stooges, their contemporaries, the nation-wide "The Three Stooges" Book Tour, and Stooge fans from around the world.Don't miss this rare opportunity to become part of Stooge history, by showing your support for The Three Stooges -- The Most Popular Comedy Team of All Time!

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