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This Day in GINGEROLOGY - November 22nd

1897: Harry Wilson, who starred with Ginger in the film “The Tip-Off” (as Hood at Scarno’s), was born in London, England.

1935 (per IMDb, TCM): “In Person” was released by RKO Radio.

1992: Sterling Holloway, who starred with Ginger in the films “Gold Diggers of 1933” (as the Second Messenger Boy with Hat) and “Professional Sweetheart” (as Stu, a reporter), and was best known as the voice of Winnie the Pooh, and also the Cheshire Cat in “Alice in Wonderland”, among many other voices for Disney animated films, died in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 87.

2002: Joan Barclay (born Mary Elizabeth Greear), who starred with Ginger in the films “42nd Street” (as Chorus Girl), “Gold Diggers of 1933” (as Gold Digger), and “Finishing School” (as Student), died in Palm Desert, California, at the age of 88.

2013: TCM aired “Star of Midnight”.

GingerTelevision...

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

November 17, 2017 @ 6:00 P.M. Roberta
November 20, 2017 @ 7:45 A.M. Professional Sweetheart
November 20, 2017 @ 10:45 A.M. Bachelor Mother

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':

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Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Was Madge an Indy 500 Girl?

...OK...interesting observation...and maybe WAY off... BUT... after analyzing the 'header photo' for the 'Change of Heart review, I noticed the little 'pin' or whatever on Madge's hat:
...honestly looks a GOOD bit like THIS, minus the flags:
...or am I just over-analyzing stuff again?

If this is that 'logo', it would be pretty dang cool, actually...as the first Indianapolis 500 was held in... you guessed it...1911. And, another SLIGHT coincidence that we are a few weeks off from the 2012 race - May 27, 2012.

well, that's it... hope y'all are having a great, big, Gingeriffic week!


KIG!

VKMfanHuey
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2 comments:

  1. Huey, I have a post up, now also!

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  2. ...nice one, Ron! SWD is arguably my fave GandF... a bit less 'formal', but pretty awesome nevertheless...I am kinda 'working' on keeping up with these 'anniversaries'...there's really quite a few to keep up with!

    KIG - Hu
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