Friday, January 6, 2017

Unknown imitator, 1920


Joe & Victor Harvard, "Ice Follies", 1960's




William Henry Delves ,1916, Cornwall England










































"William Henry Delves, who was well known in Redruth as a Charlie Chaplin impersonator. He developed his Chaplin act during his service in World War I in Mesopotamia, 1916"
Found at www.cornishmemory.com

Fancy Dress contest, England, 1935


Clown Alley band with Chaplin imitator, 1920's


Happy New Year, from The Faux Charlot!

























Happy New Year to everyone! Here's a drawing of the Little Tramp by Mr. Chaplin himself. Lots more information, findings, and Charlie tributes coming your way in 2017.
Best wishes,
Damian Blake
www.damian-blake.com