Added by on 2014-10-06


Comedy / Short Films (1931) 20 minutes ~ Color

Stan and Ollie are down on their luck and beg at an old lady’s house for food. While they are eating they overhear a villainous landlord (Finlayson) threatening to evict her if she does not pay the mortgage. Not realizing that they are hearing a rehearsal for a play, the boys decide to auction their car to help. In the confusion surrounding the auction, Stan finds himself in possession of a fat wallet and Ollie accuses him of stealing the old lady’s money. When the truth is revealed, Stan exacts painful retribution.

Director: James W. Horne

Writer: H.M. Walker (dialogue)

Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mary Carr