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In "The Wizard of Oz" (1939) what was used for the Tin Man's oil?

Question #147305. Asked by serpa.
Last updated Jan 06 2020.
Originally posted Jan 06 2020 5:14 PM.

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The Tin Man's oil was actually chocolate syrup(sauce).
The Tin Man's costume was made of leather-covered buckram and the oil used to grease his joints was made from chocolate syrup. The Cowardly Lion's costume was made from real lion skin and fur.

link https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wizard_of_Oz_(1939_film)

Jan 06 2020, 6:05 PM
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