Zeppo


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United States comedian

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Barbara first met atra through her husband Zeppo - who s 26 years her senior - and the couple came part of the singer's Palm Springs cial set at his plush home, nicknamed e Compound, which included Kirk uglas, Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum, hn Wayne and Orson Welles.
Nel loro pulmino blu, zeppo di drappi e gingilli, si spostavano, mangiavano e sognavano.
Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Zeppo Marx, and Thelma Todd.
His fourth wife was Barbara Jane Blakely Marx, widow of Zeppo Marx.
Zeppo the clown, Punch & Judy shows and Paul the unicycle juggler will be providing entertainment en route.
We know them as Chico, Harpo and Groucho - with Gummo and Zeppo never really part of, yes, the Marx Brothers.
And, indeed t here were,Groucho,Chico Harpo and early on Gummo and Zeppo.
Many writers, including the admirable Joe Adamson (Groucho, Harpo, Chico and Sometimes Zeppo, London 1974) discuss Duck Soup (1933) as being direct political satire--possibly (but none too probably) meaning that, in the arraignment of Chico for espionage, it anticipates Hitler's Reichstag Fire trial by several months and Stalin's Treason Trials by four years: a truly prophetic achievement.
Though Kanfer and Louvish are hardly the first to tell it-there are scores of books on the Marx Brothers, and Joe Adamson's out-of-print 1973 study Groucho, Harpo, Chico, and Sometimes Zeppo is still probably the best of the bunch--both authors have produced worthwhile accounts.
Gary Hind, the first jockey to score on dual Guineas winner Bachir, is picking up after a slow start and rode his ninth winner of the season when producing Zeppo with a well-timed run to cut down Miss Money Spider in the seller.
The renowned Dons' fighting spirit has melted along with Olsen's rubber boots and this insipid show was more Groucho, Zeppo and Harpo Marx.
When Arthur, Julius, Milton, and Leonard, billed as the Marks Brothers (later to become the Marx Brothers - Harpo, Groucho, Zeppo, and Chico), offered Benny $15 per to travel with them, the parents said no.
The way the Holy Name High softball season began, it sounded almost like the cast of a Marx Brothers movie, where everything ended in "0'' -- and we don't mean Groucho, Harpo, Chico or Zeppo.
And then there's little Zeppo - the smallest of the bunch and, according to staff, maybe not the brightest
For instance, were you faced with C, G, H, __, you would need to recognize that Z is the absent letter, since the stage names of the Marx brothers were Chico, Groucho, Harpo, and Zeppo.