Stan Laurel liquor container produced in England in 1976. Arthur Stanley Jefferson, known as Stan Laurel, (1890-1965) was an English comic actor, writer, and film director who was part of the comedy duo Laurel and Hardy. He appeared with his comedy partner Oliver Hardy in 107 short films, feature films, and cameo roles. In 2019, Laurel topped a list of the greatest British comedians compiled by a panel on the television channel Gold. The Stan Laurel liquor container is a pair with an Oliver Hardy liquor container. This liquor container held the Ezra Brooks brand of Kentucky straight bourbon that was bottled at the Hoffman Distilling Company in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky.