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Release Date:
6 April 1935 (USA) See more »
Bob and his fiancé try to break the news of their engagement to her father, the mayor, who is having a very bad day. Full summary » | Add synopsis »


  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Bob Hope ... Bob

Ruth Hall ... Gwendolyn 'Gwennie' McGill (as Ruth Blasco)

Lionel Stander ... Alderman Tom Mulligan
Sam Wren ... Marriage License Clerk
George Watts ... Mayor Alfred K. 'A.K.' McGill
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rose Kessner ... Mayor's Secretary (uncredited)

Directed by
Lloyd French 
Writing credits
Herman Ruby (story)

Produced by
Samuel Sax .... producer (uncredited)
Cinematography by
Edwin B. DuPar  (as E.B. DuPar)
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Also Known As:
"Big V Comedies (1934-1935 season): The Old Grey Mayor" - USA (series title)
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20 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)
USA:Approved (PCA #326)

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Vitaphone production reels #1823-1824.See more »
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