January 30, 1945: Actress Ida Lupino enjoys a big hug and kiss from Groucho Marx backstage of the CBS Vine Street Theater in Hollywood where they performed on the ‘March of Dimes’ program.
The Marx Brothers in “Cocoanuts” (1929)
The Marx Brothers
Groucho Marx, Danny Kaye, and Charlie Chaplin in the 1970’s.
Groucho said that Chaplin had told him, “‘Stay warm,’ I had no idea what the hell he was talking about. Then I realized he meant that when I got older I’d get colder.” This sounds like a joke, right? In Raised Eyebrows, written by Groucho’s secretary for the latter part of his life, Steve Stoliar, said that when Groucho told him this, Groucho reached out and grabbed his arm, and Steve realized that he knew what Charlie meant; Groucho’s hand was ice cold.
Look Magazine Tribute to Vaudevillians on Television, 1951
The Marx Brothers, photographed by Cecil Beaton
Harpo, Zeppo, Zeppo’s wife Marion, Chico’s wife Betty, Groucho’s first wife Ruth, Groucho and Chico