The gang help Scotty and his grandfather after an obnoxious lunch counter owner forces them to move their lemonade stand.

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Credited cast:
Scotty Beckett ...
Scotty (as Our Gang)
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Spanky (as Our Gang)
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Alfalfa (as Our Gang)
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Buckwheat (as Our Gang)
Pete the Pup ...
Pete (as Our Gang)
Gloria Browne ...
Gloria (as Our Gang)
Alvin Buckelew ...
Alvin, drum player (as Our Gang)
Marianne Edwards ...
Marianne (as Our Gang)
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Leonard (as Our Gang)
Billy Mindy ...
Boy in Sailor Suit (as Billy Minderhout)
Donald Proffitt ...
Our Gang member (as Our Gang)
Merrill Strong ...
Our Gang member (as Our Gang)
Harold Switzer ...
Harold (as Our Gang)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ernie Alexander ...
First customer
Joe Bordeaux ...
Painter
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The gang help Scotty and his grandfather after an obnoxious lunch counter owner forces them to move their lemonade stand.

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children | lemonade | our gang | parade | See All (4) »

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Comedy | Family | Short

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14 March 1936 (USA)  »

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Follow the Leader  »

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Trivia

The film was kept back (and almost hidden) in the can for a full year after it was completed. By the time of its Saturday, March 14th, 1936, release, Scotty Beckett had successfully made the transition to feature films and had become a major child star. See more »

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Remade as Waldo's Last Stand (1940) See more »

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Little Brown Jug
(uncredited)
Music by Septimus Winner
Arranged by Marvin Hatley
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Makin' Lemonade With The Little Rascals
15 April 2000 | by (Forest Ranch, CA) – See all my reviews

An OUR GANG Comedy Short.

Nasty Leonard & his equally repulsive dad, new owners of a neighborhood fruit stand, see to it that the lemonade cart belonging to little Scotty Beckett & his grandpa is thrown off THE LUCKY CORNER where it's stood for years. Moving into a less-frequented alley, business looks bleak. It's a good thing Spanky & The Gang are on hand to drum up some more customers.

A funny little film, with spunky Spanky, Buckwheat `on ice' and Alfalfa crooning `Little Brown Jug' the highlights. Leonard Kibrick was the quintessential tough redheaded kid in many films of the 1930's, often without credit. That's Gus Leonard playing Grandpa.


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