A greedy man tries to get rid of his mother by putting her in an old folks home until he discovers she has a fortune in stock certificates.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Matthew 'Stymie' Beard ...
Stymie (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Norman 'Chubby' Chaney ...
Chubby (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Dorothy DeBorba ...
Dorothy (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Allen 'Farina' Hoskins ...
Farina (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Bobby 'Wheezer' Hutchins ...
Wheezer (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Mary Ann Jackson ...
Mary Ann (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Shirley Jean Rickert ...
Shirley (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
George Ernest ...
Georgie (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Dickie Jackson ...
Dickie (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Chic Sales Jr. ...
Our Gang member (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Jackie Williams ...
Our Gang member (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Dan's new wife
Margaret Mann ...
Margaret 'Grandma' Mann
Jim Mason ...
Son-in-law Dan (as James Mason)
Broderick O'Farrell ...
Bond agent
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A greedy man tries to get rid of his mother by putting her in an old folks home until he discovers she has a fortune in stock certificates.

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Family | Comedy | Short

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Release Date:

30 May 1931 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Minha Pipa Tá no Ar  »

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The final Our Gang appearances for Mary Ann Jackson, and Norman 'Chubby' Chaney. See more »

Goofs

The stunt double for Grandma adjusts Grandma's wig while Grandma is "warming up". See more »

Connections

Referenced in Amanda by Night 2 (1988) See more »

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On To The Show
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Music by Leroy Shield
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A Very Funny Our Gang Comedy
14 March 2000 | by (Forest Ranch, CA) – See all my reviews

An OUR GANG Comedy Short. Grandma, the Rascals' sweet old neighbor lady, is being victimized by her scoundrel of a stepson. He wants to seize her property & put her in the county poor house. Most of all, he wants her suddenly very valuable corporate shares, which she believes are worthless. Using them as weights, she ties the papers to the tail of Chubby's kite. When the wicked wastrel tries to steal the kite, the Rascals & Grandma teach him a painful lesson he won't soon forget. `Hey, Mister, do you wanna FLY MY KITE?'

A very funny little film. The Rascals handle the bad guy in a most satisfying manner. That's Margaret Mann as Grandma.










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