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...have 'updated' the GingerLinks area on the bottom right of the page - unfortunately several of the links have 'disappeared'... but a few new ones have been added...
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This Day in GINGEROLOGY - March 25th

1875: Spencer Charters, who starred with Ginger in the films “The Tenderfoot” (as Oscar), “Romance in Manhattan” (as Marriage License Clerk). “Star of Midnight” (as Hotel Doorman), “In Person” (as Parson Calverton Lunk), “Vivacious Lady” (as Man Shaving on Train), and “Kitty Foyle” (as Father – scenes deleted), was born in Duncannon, Pennsylvania.

1880: Allan Cavan, who starred with Ginger in the film “The Thirteenth Guest” (as Uncle Wayne Seymour), was born in Concord, California.

1896: Ray Enright (born Raymond E. Enright), who directed the Ginger films “The Tenderfoot” and “Twenty Million Sweethearts”, was born in Anderson, Indiana.

1969: Alan Mowbray, who starred with Ginger in the film “In Person” (as actor Jay Holmes), died in Hollywood, California, at the age of 72.

2010: Ginger is Star of the Month on TCM, which aired “Having Wonderful Time”, “Fifth Avenue Girl”, “In Person”, “Twenty Million Sweethearts”, “Upper World”, “Romance In Manhattan”, “Star Of Midnight”, and “Perfect Strangers”.

2015: MoMA screened “A Night in a Dormitory (short)” and “The First Traveling Saleslady” as part of its series “Acteurism: Ginger Rogers”.

GingerTelevision...

NOTE!!!!

...REMEMBER - The LAST segment of the Palm Springs Antiques Roadshow will be shown Monday, March 27th - It MUST be the one with Roberta Olden getting a piece of Ginger's furniture appraised... so check it OUT!!! (It's a cool show anyway, so...WATCH!) ... On PBS... see local listings for times... AND, I have noticed that the shows may be 'streamed' from the PBS website at any time after they are aired, so... COOL!

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

April 4, 2017 @ 8:00 P.M. Gold Diggers of 1933
April 4-5, 2017 @ 12:00 A.M. Fifth Avenue Girl
April 8, 2017 @ 10:45 P.M. Black Widow
April 10, 2017 @ 8:00 P.M. - Tales of Manhattan

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':

None Currently Scheduled...

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Thursday, November 5, 2015

...random GingerMoment of the day...

...occurred whilst helping out my daughter with her chemistry homework (which seems a bit advanced for 8th Grade, but maybe not... I know I didn't have this stuff when I was her age...) ...anyway, I drug out my old college chemistry book, just flipping through the 700+ pages, and just happen to land on this one:
...check out the 'Figure Description' to the left of the picture... how RANDOM is THAT? I mean, how many textbook pics actually call out where the pic was TAKEN?  ...although, it is pretty sad the description talks of the demise of the plant due to acid rain... ...also, this was stumbledupon while watching Missouri play Mississippi State in football... if anything, it reminds me to get some Ginger stuff rolling this weekend, which should be a doable proposition, as it is to be quite soggy in South Gingerville this weekend... so... stay tuned!
...BTW, THIS pic is MUCH better representative of our Independence Rose, don'tchathink?

yupyupyup...
in the interim...

KIG, Y'all!!!

Hu
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2 comments:

  1. I haven't visited in a long time --- got burnt out on old movies and haven't watched ANY movies in ages. Instead I'm back to tv for my viewing.

    Anyway, I thought of you and figured I would check in. And you greeted me with the pic of Ginger in one of my all time favorite dresses that she wore. :) Meanwhile, why I thought of you was with Thanksgiving arriving, I was thinking of yummy turkey and yours perhaps being the yummiest with the deep frying. Will you be doing it again this year?

    Finally Little T is now 4 1/2 and has a one year old sister. I'm really enjoying them both. Happy Thanksgiving, Huey!

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    1. ...LADY F!!!! It's SO good to hear from you! Hope all is doing well! Amazing how fast the young ones grow up... now a sister too, eh? Well, hope you can get to see them as much as possible!

      I am in fact doing the turkey fry again, although I think we are doing an 'oven roast' as well, because we have quite a few folks in this year...heck, we have a honeybaled ham as well... it IS Thanksgiving, after all... there's NEVER enough food, right?
      Well, I have been 'in-and-out' with G-ology, and hope to get back with it on a more frequent basis... but honestly, FaceBook has been so effective with GingerNews and other stuff from so many other Gingerologists, it's kinda hard to get going over here... BTW, not sure if you are ON FB, but, if you want to get into a very intense GingerCommunity, it's the place to be... just hit the 'link' or whatever on the bottom right of this blog... I'll introduce ya to the folks! It's funny...I keep in touch with another G-ologist named Barbara regularly... something about Barbaras, I guess, right? :-)

      Well, hope you and yours have an incredible Thanksgiving, Lady F! And PLEEESE stay in touch! FB!

      Love ya! and of course...
      KIG!!!
      Hu
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