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Back to Columbia shorts with Nothing but Pleasure released Jan 19 1940

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Buster returns to films after 2 years making shorts for Columbia, thanks to Clyde Bruckman. The first is Pest from the West released June 16, 1939

Buster returns to films after 2 years making shorts for Columbia, thanks to Clyde Bruckman. The first is Pest from the West released June 1939

Elsie Ames and Buster in "General Nuisance"

Elsie Ames and Buster Keaton in "General Nuisance"

Buster Keaton in "Mooching Through Georgia"

Buster and Ned Glass in Mooching Through Georgia 1939

Finally Buster gets a role in a film for a major Studio. Mal St Clair asks him to be a Technical advisor for Hollywood Cavalcade, in which he also gets a role. Possibly Joe Schenck, now being the head of Twentieth Century Fox helped him get the work as well as a favorable response to his Columbia shorts.

Finally Buster gets a role in a film for a major Studio. Mal St Clair asks him…

Dorothy Appleby with Buster. She was often his Columbia costar.

Dorothy Appleby was frequently one of Buster Keaton's costars at Columbia.

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Hamming it up in Mooching Through Georgia the great Buster Keaton!

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Buster Keaton 1939 Mooching Through Georgia costume

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