GROUCHO MARX - Known as a master of quick wit and widely considered one of the best comedians of the modern era, his rapid-fire, often impromptu delivery of innuendo-laden patter earned him many admirers and imitators, like me.
Harpo Marx was invited to spend the summer on the French Riviera with Alexander Woolcott. He refused, protesting,"I can think of 40 better places to spend the summer, all of them on Long Island in a hammock.
Margaret Dumont & Groucho Marx "Animal Crackers" via Pete Davis This photo is of the ballroom scene from the stage version of "Animal Crackers". This scene was left out of the film version. Margaret Dumont was the best straight man in comedy.