Gabbo, a ventriloquist meets a pretty blonde and asks her to become his assistant. He is a hit at the Palace, an old vaudeville theater, Pepe his dummy objects and refuses to perform. Pepe speaks and moves without the assistance of Gabbo and Gabbo helpless destroys the dummy with an axe. Written by
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This story originated from a 1929 motion picture titled, "Gabbo the Great" with Erich Von Stroheim in the title role. See more
Introduction from "Le Coq d' Or"
Music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov See more