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Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle

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Comedic actor/director. In 1921, at the peak of his fame, Arbuckle was accused of complicity in the death of actress Virginia Rappe after a wild party. He was acquitted of manslaughter, but the scandal ruined his career. Vintage matte-finish 7 x 8.5 Melbourne Spurr photo, signed and inscribed in fountain pen “To my friend Mrs. Mooser, Sincerely yours, Roscoe Arbuckle.” In very good condition, with trimmed edges, small area of surface loss near bottom, spot to facila area, and a crease to top right. R&R COA.

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  • Dates: #334 - Ended June 18, 2008