Leading Ladies Tourney continues...

VOTE HERE for the TENTH Round!
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This Day in GINGEROLOGY - June 23rd

1888: Lee Moran, who starred with Ginger in the films “Hat Check Girl” (as Man on Subway) and “Sitting Pretty” (as Assistant Director), was born in Chicago, Illinois.

1896: Jack Skirball, who, along with Bruce Manning, co-produced the Ginger film “Magnificent Doll”, was born in Homestead, Pennsylvania.

1913: Bonnie Bannon (born Pauline Frances Bannon), who starred with Ginger in the film “Gold Diggers of 1933” (as Gold Digger), was born in Tulare County, California.

1952: Eddie Arden, who starred with Ginger in the film “Flying Down to Rio” (as Bellhop), died in Hollywood, California, at the age of 44.

2016: TCM aired “Flying Down to Rio”.

GingerTelevision...

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

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 @ 6:15 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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Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Winner, Winner, Our Miss Ginger!!!

...even the young Miss Virginia knew what her number was!

Well, thanks again to all you Gingerologists out there who voted our lovely lady to the top of the hill in the 'Favorite Classic Movie Actress Tournament'!
...however, due to the 'fallout' regarding the vote totals, I have posted this comment on the Mythical Monkey blog...hopefully you will understand my feelings, and tend to agree that this would be the best policy moving forward:

OFFICIAL STATEMENT FROM GINGEROLOGY REGARDING THE C.M.A.T.

O.K. - well, hey, the 'MoviesUnlimited' poll is still cooking, and Ginger is moving on up!!! I'm not sure how long the poll is open, or of it EVER closes... so, Ginger might be right up there where she belongs before it's all over with!
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AND, back to the 'day-to-day' affairs of G-ology... the Twenty Million Sweethearts review is getting just a bit closer...dang, it seems like awhile since I've put a review out!  Along with that, I am 'on the verge' (careful, Hu) of adding a LOT of useful features here... no details yet, in the event that nothing transpires (hey, when does THAT ever happen,eh? :-]  ) - so, be on the lookout for new stuff in the near future...

Until that glorious time...

KIG!!!

VKMfanHuey
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1 comment:

  1. ...for the record, here is a recap of Ginger's 'road to the championship":

    Defeated Joan Blondell 58-30
    Defeated Hattie McDaniel 85-42
    Defeated Irene Dunne 264-214
    Defeated Greta Garbo 177-78
    Defeated Carole Lombard 141-94
    Defeated Grace Kelly 184-56
    Defeated Natalie Wood 144-25

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