Meinhardt Raabe, who has died aged played the Munchkin coroner in the film The Wizard of Oz and solemnly announced that the Wicked Witch of the East was "not only merely dead, but really most sincerely dead".
The Mayoral Flags of Munchkin town are seen as heraldic trumpet like flags. Gold and white are the primary colors. The lower end is fringed in gold. In the central position is what looks like a double ended trumpet-flower? It is framed with golden designs. The shape is a Munchkin Gonfalone.
1939 - Behind the Scenes photos from the set of "Wizard of Oz" Ray Bolger as the Scarecrow, director Victor Fleming, choreographer Bobby Connelly and producer Mervyn LeRoy, all seated in directors chairs.
Cast and crew of THE WIZARD OF OZ celebrating original director Victor Fleming's birthday before he left the film to direct GONE WITH THE WIND. Note Margaret Hamilton (Wicked Witch of the West) enjoying her ice cream.