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This Day in GINGEROLOGY - May 26th

1880: William Eddins McMath, Ginger’s dad, was born in Howard County, Missouri.

1911: Ben Alexander (born Nicholas Benton Alexander III), who starred with Ginger in the films “Suicide Fleet” (as Kid), and “Shall We Dance” (as Evans – a Bandleader), was born in Goldfield, Nevada.

1913: Jill Dennett (born Edith Kramer), who starred with Ginger in the film “The Tenderfoot” (as CafĂ© Cashier), was born in New York City.

1927: Jacques Bergerac, Ginger’s fourth husband, and who starred with Ginger in the film “Twist of Fate” (a.k.a. “Beautiful Stranger”) (as Pierre Clemont), was born in Biarritz, Pyrenees-Atlantiques, France.

1934 (per IMDb, TCM): “Twenty Million Sweethearts” was released by First National / Vitaphone.

1967: George E. Stone (born Gerschon Lichtenstein), who starred with Ginger in the film “42nd Street” (as Andy Lee), died in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, at the age of 64.

1979: George Brent, who starred with Ginger in the films “42nd Street” (as Pat Denning) and “In Person” (as Emory Muir), died in Solana Beach, California, at the age of 80.

2012: TCM aired “The Barkleys of Broadway”.

GingerTelevision...

Next GingerFilm(s) (on TCM - all times Eastern):

June 3, 2017 @ 6:15 A.M. Week-End at The Waldorf
June 23, 2017 @ 11:30 A.M. Flying Down to Rio
June 23, 2017 @ 1:00 P.M. Top Hat
June 23, 2017 @ 2:45 P.M. Swing Time
June 23, 2017 @ 4:45 P.M. Carefree
June 23, 2017 @ ^:15 P.M. The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle

Next GingerFilm(s) (on FXM Retro - all times Eastern) - NOTE - the FXM Retro site is kinda 'cryptic' as far as specific times, so please check local listings for 'specific times':

...No Films Scheduled...

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Thursday, December 23, 2010

Merry Christmas...

...to all you Gingerologists out there! Hope that Ho-Ho gets y'all ever what ya need this Christmas... And y'all have a happy, safe, and reflective Christmas weekend, and of course, remembering the TRUE reason for the season...
Here's just a neat little pic I have had hanging around - not sure what the deal is, except that Ginger is hanging onto some type of big, stuffed varmint, which could very well be connected with Christmas... dang, I wish I was a varmint! :-]

Anyway, I HOPE to be getting some stuff set up for G-ology 2011... the 100th Anniversary of Ginger's Birth! It's gonna be a great year, y'all... my Gingey senses are telling me so...

In the meantime, y'all go check out some awesome recent posts by PinkGinger at ClassicGal, and of course Ms. OGRE (Katie) over at Objects Of my Obsessions, where she has dumped her pic stash onto one humongous post! Merry Christmas, indeed!!!

Once Again, Have a great, big, honkin' Gingery Christmas, y'all!

KIG!!!
VKMfanHuey
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5 comments:

  1. That's an awesome pic! Merry Christmas!

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  2. Merry Christmas (what's left of the day, anyway) to you and everyone at Gingerology.

    Interesting that 2011 is Ginger's centenary and that she's four months younger than Jean Harlow. For some reason, that never quite seems to register in the popular consciousness.

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  3. Love that pic! Where do you find all of those neat pics?
    Merry Christmas to you too,(Sorry if it's a little belated:)!)
    Thanks for the shout out in your post btw.:)

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  4. "Interesting that 2011 is Ginger's centenary and that she's four months younger than Jean Harlow. For some reason, that never quite seems to register in the popular consciousness."

    That is pretty interesting! I'd say Ginger and Jean Harlow are very different types and Ginger's fans are different from Jean Harlow's fans. It's just a question of philosophy, how people want to live and which moral they prefer. Harlow often plays negative roles, with negative characters. Tell me who your favorite actresses are and I tell you who you are -- just to formulate it simply. It's very common that "nice" girls despise "naughty" girls, as "naughty" girls despise "nice" girls. Some think nice behavior is ridiculous, others consider naughty behavior impossible. Ginger's "sassiness" is actually not very naughty and harmless compared to Harlow.

    I once compared Marlene Dietrich to Jean Arthur. The result was two different worlds. Interesting that I always disliked Dietrich, even before I knew Jean Arthur. No wonder those two actresses were bitter enemies, since Dietrich treated Jean arrogantly.

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