...Huey and the Crew are headed...

...to New Orleans for vacation!!! So, we give you the 'Week in Gingerology', and hope to catch back up with y'all on the weekend! Until then, y'all Keep It Gingery!!!
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This Day in GINGEROLOGY - June 19th - June 22nd

June 19

1951: Margaret La Marr, who starred with Ginger in the film “42nd Street” (as Chorus Girl), died in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 37.

1877: Charles Coburn, who starred with Ginger in the films “Vivacious Lady” (as Mr. Morgan), “Bachelor Mother” (as J. B. Merlin) and “Monkey Business” (as Mr. Oliver Oxley), was born in Savannah, Georgia.

1966: Ed Wynn, who starred with Ginger in the film “Follow the Leader” (as Crickets), died in Beverly Hills – Los Angeles, California, at the age of 79.

2012: FMC aired “Tales of Manhattan”.

2015: FXM RETRO aired “Tales of Manhattan”.

2016: FXM RETRO aired “Monkey Business”.


June 20

1913: Helen Keeler, who starred with Ginger in the film “42nd Street” (as Chorus Girl), was born in New York City.

1972: Sidney Lanfield, who directed the Ginger films “Hat Check Girl” and “Broadway Bad”, died in Marina del Rey, California, at the age of 74.

2016: FXM RETRO aired “Monkey Business”.


June 21

1904: Mack Gordon (born Morris Gittler), who starred with Ginger in the film “Sitting Pretty” (as Meters – Song Publisher), and actually WAS a quite prolific songwriter, was born in Warsaw, Poland.

Summer 1957: Ginger divorced Jacques Bergerac; the marriage lasted just over four years.

Summer 1960: Ginger portrayed Annie Oakley in the play “Annie Get Your Gun”, consisting of a five-city summer theater circuit tour.

Summer 1963: Ginger appeared in the play “The Unsinkable Molly Brown”, consisting of a summer theater circuit tour in the western U.S.

Summer 1969: Samuel McGredy and Son, Nurserymen (Ireland) introduced the “Ginger Rogers” Rose at The Irish Rose Growers association flower show – the rose is a cross between a ‘Tropicana’ and a ‘Miss Ireland’.

1992: Alice Jans, who starred with Ginger in the films “42nd Street” (as Chorus Girl) and “Gold Diggers of 1933” (as Gold Digger), died in San Bernardino, California, at the age of 79.


June 22

1891: Harry Seymour, who starred with Ginger in the films “The Tenderfoot” (as Newsstand Proprietor), “You Said a Mouthful” (as Announcer), “42nd Street” (as aide), “Twenty Million Sweethearts” (as Buddy’s Announcer), “Upperworld” (as Passerby Talking to Officer Moran), and “Monkey Business” (as Clothing Store Salesman), was born in New York City.

1906: Billy Wilder, who directed the Ginger film “The Major and the Minor”, was born in Poland.

1957: Eddie Tamblyn (born Edward Tamblyn), who starred with Ginger in the films “Flying Down to Rio” (as a Yankee Clipper) and “Follow the Fleet” (as Sailor), died in Hollywood, California, at the age of 49.

1987: Fred Astaire, who starred with Ginger in ten films which ALL Gingerologists should know by heart, died in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 88.

2011: TCM aired “The Major and the Minor”.

2011: FMC aired “Teenage Rebel”.

2013: FMC aired “Tales of Manhattan”.

GingerTelevision...

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

June 27, 2018 @ 1:45 A.M. It Had To Be You
July 3, 2018 @ 10:00 A.M. Follow The Fleet
July 5, 2018 @ 8:45 A.M. You Said a Mouthful
July 22, 2018 @ 6:30 A.M. Fifth Avenue Girl
July 27, 2018 @ 9:30 A.M. Roberta

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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GingerFilms which VKMfan owns...

KEY TO THE LIST:
DNH...Do not have
DVD...Have on a studio or ‘mass-market’ DVD
VHS...Have on a studio or ‘mass-market’ VHS, and also ‘burned’ to DVD
TCM...Recorded on VHS from Turner Classic, and also ‘burned’ to DVD
OOO...Obtained from 'miscellaneous means', and also 'burned' to DVD
     In chronological order (per Ginger: My Story – INCLUDING shorts)…
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DNH...Campus Sweethearts [short] (1929 - ???)
OOO...A Night in a Dormitory [short] (1929 - Pathe)
DNH...A Day of a Man of Affairs [short] (1929 - ???)
OOO...Office Blues [short] (1930 - Paramount)
OOO...Young Man of Manhattan (1930 – Paramount)
OOO...Queen High (1930 – Paramount)
OOO...The Sap from Syracuse (1930 – Paramount)
OOO...Follow the Leader (1930 – Paramount)
OOO...Honor Among Lovers (1931 – Paramount)
TCM...The Tip Off (1931 – RKO / Pathe)
DVD...Suicide Fleet (1931 – RKO / Pathe)
TCM...Carnival Boat (1932 – RKO / Pathe)
DVD...The Tenderfoot (1932 – First National / Vitaphone)
DVD...The Thirteenth Guest (1932 – Monogram)
DNH...Hat Check Girl (1932 – Fox)
DVD...You Said a Mouthful (1932 – First National / Vitaphone)
DVD...42nd Street (1933 – Warner Brothers)
OOO...Broadway Bad (1933 – Fox)
DVD...Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933 – Warner Brothers / Vitaphone)
TCM...Professional Sweetheart (1933 – RKO Radio)
DVD...A Shriek in the Night (1933 – Allied)
OOO...Don’t Bet on Love (1933 – Universal)
OOO...Sitting Pretty (1933 – Paramount)
DVD...Flying Down to Rio (1933 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Chance at Heaven (1933 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Rafter Romance (1934 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Finishing School (1934 – RKO Radio)
TCM...20 Million Sweethearts (1934 First National / Vitaphone)
DVD...Change of Heart (1934 – Fox)
DVD...Upperworld (1934 – Warner Brothers / Vitaphone)
DVD...The Gay Divorcee (1934 RKO Radio)
DVD...Romance in Manhattan (1934 –RKO Radio)
DVD...Roberta (1935 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Star of Midnight (1935 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Top Hat (1935 – RKO Radio)
TCM...In Person (1935 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Follow the Fleet (1936 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Swing Time (1936 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Shall We Dance (1937 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Stage Door (1937 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Having Wonderful Time (1938 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Vivacious Lady (1938 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Carefree (1938 – RKO Radio)
DVD...The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Bachelor Mother (1939 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Fifth Avenue Girl (1939 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Primrose Path (1940 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Lucky Partners (1940 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Kitty Foyle (1940 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Tom, Dick and Harry (1941 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Roxie Hart (1942 – 20th Century-Fox)
DVD...Tales of Manhattan (1942 – 20th Century-Fox)
DVD...The Major and the Minor (1942 – Paramount)
DVD...Once Upon a Honeymoon (1942 – RKO Radio)
TCM...Tender Comrade (1943 – RKO Radio)
OOO...Lady in the Dark (1944 – Paramount)
DVD...I’ll Be Seeing You (1944 – Selznick International)
DVD...Weekend at the Waldorf (1945 – Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)
DVD...Heartbeat (1946 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Magnificent Doll (1946 – Universal)
TCM...It Had to Be You (1947 – Columbia)
DVD...The Barkleys of Broadway (1949 – Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)
DVD...Perfect Strangers (1950 – Warner Brothers)
DVD...Storm Warning (1950 – Warner Brothers)
DVD...The Groom Wore Spurs (1951 – Universal)
DVD...We’re Not Married (1952 – 20th Century-Fox)
DVD...Monkey Business (1952 – 20th Century-Fox)
DVD...Dreamboat (1952 – 20th Century -Fox)
DVD...Forever Female (1953 – Paramount)
DVD...Black Widow (1954 – 20th Century-Fox)
OOO...Twist of Fate (a.k.a. Beautiful Stranger) (1954 – British Lion Corporation)
TCM...Tight Spot (1955 – Columbia)
TCM...The First Traveling Saleslady (1956 – RKO Radio)
DVD...Teenage Rebel (1956 – 20th Century-Fox)
DVD...Oh Men! Oh Women! (1957 – 20th Century-Fox)
DVD...The Confession (a.k.a. Quick, Let’s Get Married) (1965 – Kay Lewis Enterprises)
DVD...Cinderella (1965 – TV Special)
OOO...Harlow (1965 – Magna)
TCM...George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey (1985 - Warner Brothers)
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Hometowns to Hollywood Busby Berkeley Blogathon 2018

Hometowns to Hollywood Busby Berkeley Blogathon 2018
...including the Gingerology entry of 'Gold Diggers of 1933'...