Is Buckwheat a boy or girl? He was a girl when he started the series. At times, Buckwheat's sex was truly a mystery. More gender games even in the 20's and 30's.
How did Alfalfa die. Carl "Alfalfa" Switzer was a man with a very short temper. He pulled a knife on a guy who owed him $50 and the man pulled out a gun and shot Alfalfa in self-defense. Carl Switzer was only 31 years of age.
My favorite Rascal was that white dog with the black circle around his eye! What was his name and what kind of dog was he? His name was pete and he was a pit bull.
I remember Spanky, Alfalfa, Buckwheat and Darla, are there any other characters. Our Gang lasted for 22 years and began in 1922. There are tons of other characters too numerous to mention.
Which character was in the show the longest? Farina. He joinded as a two year old. He was eleven when he left. 9 wonderful years.
Was Shirley Temple ever a cast member? She tryed but was not accepted.
What happened to Hal Roach Studios? The Roach Studios, was demolished in 1963. Today, there's a plaque commemorating the site in a nearby park.
Sometimes you say "Our Gang" and other times you say "The Little Rascals". What is it really called? The two names are interchangeable. The title of the very first short film made in 1922 was "Our Gang" After copyright ownerships were settled, Roach began calling the series "The Little Rascals".