• Paintin' The Town

    9 monthes ago - By The Fabuleous Fifties

    Monday New Stuff Day.
    Mark Hellinger was a theatre critic, broadway gossip, short story writer and finally Hollywood producer, who had various columns in the twenties, thirties and forties. He took over the About Town column in 1925. Instead of just filling it with gossip about the broadway stars, he turned it into a whole page of gags, gossip and short stories. In guess somewhere in the thirties the name was changed to Goin' Tp Town, because that s how I came across it. What interested me the most, was the page wide spread he included in every page with gossip and caricatures by Sam...
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