A Battle of
Mind Over Matter
Blacaman Hindu animal hypnotist who claims to be the only
man in the world who can hypnotize Lions, Finally met his
match when he was signed to play himself I a forthcoming
production Universal's "You Can't Cheat an Honest Man"
Starring W. C. Fields with Edgar Bergen and Charlie
McCarthy. On his first day on the set Blacaman started
to demonstrate his process on the blanc blockhead, with the
results shown in this, the first of two pictures, as Bergen
introduces his little pal to Blacaman, who immediately
starts making passes at the radio rogue.
somewhat worried as the hypnotist's power seems to be asserting
Calif. World Wide Photos 12-6-38