The Charlie Hall Picture Archive is a unique
book for all fans of Charlie Hall and Laurel and Hardy. The book features
over two hundred and ten images, many of which have never been published and has
sections covering Charlie Hall, his family and the places they visited,
his cars, the studio set up in Hollywood (with a section dedicated to Hal Roach)
and the stars of the time (including Mary Pickford and Mabel Normand).
There are numerous mini biographies of Charlie's co-stars and the book closes
with a sixty five page chapter relating to Charlie Hall's film stills with in
depth synopsis of some of his films. Where possible Charlie's own words
have been used.
The book is slightly smaller than A4, has 178
pages in total and close to 17,000 words. The book was written by Dean
McKeown and edited by Maria Cairney, the foreword was written by Willie
No part of
The Charlie Hall Picture Archive book may be reproduced or transmitted in any
form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying or
recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system, without
permission in writing from Dean McKeown.
The Charlie Hall Picture Archive was printed
in the United Kingdom.