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THE BOSTON GLOBE MONDAY, L4JPBIIT13, 1936 21 NEW FILM COLONIAL THEATRE "The Great Ziegfeld" The Great Ziegfeld" by William Anthony McGuire. Musical direction by Arthur Lange. Directed by Robert Z. Leonard, The cast: rwerw Ziegfeld Jr William Powell ?'"': Held ...Lu'se lUiner ?r ,Z,S rranK Morgan SS5 Bnce Fannie Bnce nn Vircima Bruce AIM nr u ......----:- Audrey Dan. ....Reginald Owen Ray 'Bolger Ernest Cosaart .Joseph Cawthorne "!S."r TtArfnr Harriet Hoctor .Mat Pendleton 8.Vv Lou Jean Chatburn Slimier Paul Irving &5mer ..Herman Bing Cf'"T Cbarles Judela gfB'1 Marcelle Corday M Raymond Walburn wljl Bo" A Trimble Eddi Cantor Buddy Doyle Floreru Ziegfeld Jr. most colorful of American musical producers, orided himself on presenting to the oublic the most beautiful girls in the world, the most spectacular and lavish costumes, and the most novel and arustic stage settings to be seen en Broadway. So it is only fitting nd proper that "The Great Ziegfeld" at the Colonial Theatre, which is a motion picture suggested by his amazing career, should be as magnificent, as picturesque and as crammed with ingenuity and talent as the combined money and talent of Hollywood could provide. In the good old Ziegfeld traditions the producers have spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on sequences AMUSEMENTS 1st SHOW 1 aM IU - ..att Sylvia Sydney-Fret1 -"T7nVi" at Saf 'W'HJ i II ' kiHKar; III Illl I I Bl !UA1ZZJ&X Wj ! Fabian Willtr Hgton. Peaty Aheroft I "Rttodei. Th Diamond Muttr"! Trail of the Lonesome Pine ttorgr Brent-Glinaa Farrell 1 1 'SnnwHl Uaarr" f Freddie Bartholomew "Little Lord Fauntleroy' ALLSTON MARLENE DIETRICH HnCCIRC?' GARY COOPER III UCOlriE I final D.UM... "THE VOICE OF biviici waiijiiivic BUGLE ANN" ALLSTON & BRIGHTON AL14TOM 9 EGYPTIAN HOPALONG CASSIDY'S "Bar 20 Ridei Alain" Gail Patriek-R. Denny 'Preview Mitrfer Mystery' McLaolen-Bartholomew "Professional Soldier" A. Hardine-H. Marshall 'THE LADY CONSENTS' CAMBRIDGE N1W WIDE RANGE SOUND The Dionne Quintuplets "THE COUNTRY DOCTOR" Jeae Lini lnomas Beck "Every Saturday Nitht" DORCHESTER Warner Batter 'PRISONER OF SHARK ISLAND' GEORGE RAFT "IT HAD TO HAPPEN" JtANEME Mae DONALD-NELSON EDDY "ROSE MARIE" Ctif RAYMOND "7 KEYS TO BALDPATE" cot,.zoool DIONNE QUINTUPLETS "THE COUNTRY DOCTOR" STRAW AM MRKINC att. 1:45-Eta. 8:00 'EVERY SATURDAY NIGHT' ARLINGTON Jeanett MacDona!d-N. Eddy "ROSE MARIE" EDW. EVERETT NORTON "YOUR UNCLE DUDLEY" Miawioaino MAT. 2rOO IVI. 5J5-8;05 ARLINGTON WATERTOWN MS SHIRLEY TEMPLE iua Arthar.Vitttr Jory "LITTLEST REBEL" "PARTY WIRE" ,"0ni Fr-jhtentl" Niht' BROOKLINE CAMBRIDGE MM. AND TUES. Freddie Bartholomew little Lord Fauntleroy' 4E" HARRY RICHMAN "MUSIC COES 'ROUND" RFVIEW WEDNESDAY 0 Harvard SaUADt 'COUNT OF MONTE CRISTD' "BY CANDLE LIGHT" Sr Starts 130 CHARLESTOWN WARNER BAXTER TrisonerShart Island' PATRICIA ELLIS "FRESHMAN LOVE" SMt&t CatLfltt Dorchester Somerville jORCHESTE A WD DAVIS i Nitchiriton-G. Hoeston JELOOY LINGERS ON' Ljja.H. TwaNttreas f'ISCO VHTERFRONT' WALLACE BEERY 'AH, WILOERNESS" WILLIAM BOYD EAGLE'S BROOD' EGLESTON SQUARE MARGARET SIILLAVAN "Next Time We Love" IfZ'4 "STRIKE ME PINK" Extra-w. Nitt-larl Ntltan'i Radia State Aidltiaat EVERETT CAPITOL Paul Muni LOUIS PASTEUR" IS PACIFIC FLEET" PARK 1ESSIE MATTHEWS "FIRST A GIRL" 'CailiM af Uan MatlkMrs' CHASE COMEDY HYDE PARK H. Eddj Jtaaelte MacOenald "ROSE MARIE" Raaar Pryar-Jaaa Parry "Cue tf tka Mlulm Maa" that were ruthlessly edited from the final picture on scenes that had to be eliminated from the plot. It was a typical Ziegfeld gesture of the producers that they should secure real lions for the beautiful Harriet Hoc-tor ballet number, to complement the horses and dogs, and then cut out the lion scene from the ballet because of the enormous length of the completed film. When Mr Ziegfeld produced his "Follies" he spent money in mad fashion to produce a perfect stage picture. So it would probably please the fastidious "Ziggy" very much could he see the finished and very expensive product of Hollywood which is the tribute of the films to the late master of stage craft. Perhaps he might smile a bit, too. Mr Ziegfeld never cared very much for the art of the cinema. The most scintillating lights of Broadway joined with the most popular stars ofHollywood in making the film. As Ziegfeld demanded the very best talent he could obtain, so Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer sent out a call for the loveliest girls, the most important stars. And the result is a tremendously decorative picture, held together in a complete entity by the acting of William Powell, Luise Rainer and Frank Morgan, and adorned in generous fashion with singing and dancing specialities by Fannie Bnce. Ray Bolger. Har riet Hoctor and actors representing win Kogers and Eddie Cantor. Ziegfeld's career sparkled and shone with gay gems of incident. and his Follies were a glittering I conglomeration of beauty and j comedy. So it was clever direct-' ing that made this film, which does AMUSEMENTS 9:45 A. M. "in Cltt SEVITZKY E2J MaeMarray JAMAICA PLAIN J. I I JAM.480O Jeanette MacDenale-N. Eddy TWm "ROSE MARIE" FREE PARKIHtf GENE RAYMOND Mat. 2:O0 Eve. 7:45 "7 KEYS TO BALDPATE" MATT AP AN SQUARE THE DIONNE QUINTUPLETS "THE COUNTRY DOCTOR" Mat. 2:0O-tve. 8:00 'EVERY SATURDAY NIGHT' NEEDH AM NEWTON Mat. 2-Eve. 8 Nee. 1820 MAE WEST "KLONDIKE ANNIE" GERTRUDE MICHAEL "WOMAN TRAP" PARAMOUNT-2:00-8:00 PAUL MUNI "Story of Loais Pasteir" H. Richm?n-R. Hadsoa 'MUSIC GOES 'ROUND' ROXBURY wob ea a ete o K . a ar fr Mao OlOO X HIO 004I LAST TWO DAYS POPEYE-'Bratherlv Love' DIONNE QUINTS "The Country Doctor" June Ling Thomas Beck "Every Saturday Night" VICTOR MeLAGLEN F. BARTHOLOMEW "Professional Soldier" "Th Milky Way" HAROLD LLOYD New Poneye Cartoon SOMERVILLE SCW 9240 Irene Dunne-Robert Taylor "MAGNIFICENT OBSESSION" Alice Faye-Ray walker "MUSIC IS MAGIC" Mat 2:00-Eve. 8:00 WALTHAM THE DIONNE QUINTUPLETS "THE COUNTRY DOCTOR" I free Auto Parking JUNE LAN EVERY SATURDAY NIGHT" THEATRES TODAY LEXINGTON "PETRIFIED FOREST" Lislia Moward-Betti Oavii "PERFECT GENTLEMAN" FRANK MORGAN THEATRE MALDEN GRANADA Dionne Quintuplets "COUNTRY DOCTOR" LIONEL 8ARRYM0RE 'VOICE OF BUGLE ANN' STRAND PRESTON FOSTER "MUSS 'EM UP" 'I CtNOUER THE SEA' Sllnrware Man. mi Tie. Eves. MYSTIC Ben t yen -Joan Marsh "DANCING FEET" GAIL PATRICK 'preview Mardrr Mystery" ORPHEUM Will Rogers "IN (LO KENTUCKY" VICTOR MeLAGLEN "Cart. Hrtei tha 8aa" MEDFORD "ROSE MARIE" Jaaaatta MacDiaald-N. Eddy "FRESHMAN LOVE" PATRICIA ELLIS MEDFORD & MELROSE FELLS WAY JANE WITHERS "PADDY O'DAY" RICHARD DIX "TrantatlKitle Tenner" NEW. MELROSE Binq Cpoaby 'ANYTHING GOES' Claire Travor "MY MARRIAGE" QUINCY "The Ceantnr DKtar" DIONNE aUINTUPLETS "HITCH NIKE LADY" ALISON SKIPWORTH "TIMTHV'S tUESr Dickia Moor "MUSS 'EM UP" PIESTDN FOSTER REVERE baJ7e" 'PRISONER OF SHARK ISLAND'! ROCNELLF HUDSON "MUSIC GOES 'ROUND" SOMERVILLE Mat. 20-Eve. 6:45-8.-00 Pael Mtal-J. Nattdlntaa ' ST8RYBF IBUIS PASTEUR' "7 KEYS TO BALDPATE" EDDIE CANTOR "Striae Mo Pi" M.Dee,)tas-S Patrlea 'lam Wolf Ratorm' SOUTH BOSTON STRAND I. Hadsaa-W. Caaaally "MUSIC GOES ROUND" Gartpuda Miehaal "WOMAN TRAP" BROADWAY Leille Naward-Ritta Davii "PETRIFIED FOREST" Jana Withara "PADDY O'DAY- Watertown Waverley COOLIDGE BAXTER FAYE-OAKIE "King af Burlaaaaa" ALISON SKIPW8RT "HITCH-HIKE LADY" CHINA HUE : "ExclDSite Story" r. Te-M. Ivaaa HAROLD LLOYD "MILKY WAY" m a fll DIONNE QUINTUPLETS "The Country Doctor" not pretend to be a chronological! m- wi j iaic inca t.i pro ducer, was turned into an episodic but none the less lively succession of stage excerpts. Ray Bolger, for instance, begs for a chance to dance in a show. He is a stage hand, with no experience as an entertainer. Through Ziegfeld's acumen he gets his chance and then comes the night of triumph, when those amazingly versatile legs leap across the stage to fame. It is a small bit but one of the high moments of entertainment and responsible for the fact that Mr Bolger has just signed a 40 weeks contract leading to Hollywood stardom. Fannie Brice is met in a burlesque house a "kidding," good-natured, badly dressed singer, who cannot believe that her back stage visitor is really Mr Ziegfeld. One is treated to a vision of Fannie "dressed up" in 10th av fashion for her Broadway debut under the Ziegfeld banner. But the unerring eye of Mr Ziegfeld is upon the actress. She is stripped of the feathers and silks, which are her idea of elegance and goes on the stage in an old shawl to tear out one's heart by her stark emotion as she sings her famous song, "My Man." It takes only five minutes of film time to turn a comedienne of first water into a woman of tragedy and power. Harriet Hoctor's ballet is as graceful and exquisite as one might expect from this dainty ballerina and A. A. Trimble makes one start in astonishment when he portrays, with surprising physical resemblance the late Will Rogers. Buddy Doyle gives a spirited and convincing impersonation of Eddie Cantor and there is a girl who looks exactly like the late Marilyn Miller. "The Great Ziegfeld" furthermore brings once more to life in all their beauty and charm the glorious Ziegfeld show girls and they form groups that might have been painted under the guidance of Ziegfeld at his triumphant best. They are adorable youngsters of youth and lithe grace, who wear their costumes with the poise of perfection, and bring back memories of the man who said that a pretty girl was like a melody. The songs are taken from Ziegfeld's own shows, for the most part, and bring a final touch of authenticity to the picture. Myrna Loy, talented and delightful, plays the role of Billie Burke with good taste and delicious allure, but feminine acting honors go to Luise Rainer in the role of Anna Held, Ziegfield's first wife. She is especially good in the highly emotional moments and her portrayal is restrained yet poignant. She is quite as vivacious and magnetic as the Miss Held of theatrical history, and her fascination is never so evident as. when she sings the Held song, "Won't you come and play wiz me?" Frank Morgan's role, played with convincing skill, is said to be that of Dillingham, but it is probably a composite character made up of the various theatrical moguls who fought Ziegfield one moment and lent him money the next, -in appearance William Powell only slightly resembles Mr Ziegfield, but his characterization is able and sympathetic. It is difficult to hew too closely to the line when bringing back to life a man so well known to thousands who will see and criticize the picture. There fore Powell has wisely kept to the Ziegfield of tradition rather than the producer of fact. It is excellent acting. Virginia Bruce portrays a chorus girl who is said to have figured in the life of Mr Ziegfield a girl who might have been a star, but who was dropped from the lists because of her dissipations. Seldom has there been a picture in which so many stars played small roles. Reginald Owen, as the financial advisor; Ernest Cossart, as Sidney, the famous valet, and Nat Pendleton as Sandow, the Strong Man, are among the players whose work deserves especial mention. Movie Schedules BOSTON THEATRES BOWDOIN "Country Doctor." 10:42, 1:58, z:ii, b:30; "voice of Bugle Ann, 9:00. 12:16 3:32. 6:48, 10:04. EXETER "Every Saturday Night," 2:15, 5:05. 7:55; "Story of Louis Pasteur," 3:25, 6:15, 9:05. FEN WAV "Rhodes the Diamond Master." 1:10 4:06. 7:02. 9:58; "Snowed Under." 2:48, 5:44, 8:40. FINE ARTS "The Land of Promise," 2:20. 4:15. 6:10, 8:00, 9:50. GAYETT "Strike Me Pink." 9:50 1:45, 5:40, 8:35; "Public Menace," 11:30, 3:25, 7:20. HOWARD "Headline Woman," 9:31, 5:36; "Another Face," 10:46, 6:51. KEITH BOSTON "The Leather Necks Have Landed," 10:54, 1:52, 4:50, 7:48 10:27; Stage Show, 12:29, 3:27, 6:25, 9:23. KEITH MEMORIAL "Captain January," 10:00, 12:00. 2:02. 4:03. 6:04, 8:05. 10:06. LOEW'S ORPHEUM "The Garden Murder Case." 10:00. 1:25, 4:55, 8:20; "Mr Deeds Goes to Town." 11:20, 2:50, 6:20. 8:45. LOEW'S STATE "The Garden Murder Case." 1:25, 4:55. 8:20; "Mr Deeds Goes to Town." 11:20, 2:50. 6:20. 9:45. METROPOLITAN "The Singing Kid " 10:00, 12:20, 2:50. 5:30, 8:00, 10:30; Ray Noble, 11:30, 2:00, 4:35, 7:10, 9:40. MODERN "The Trail of the Lonesome Pine," 11:02, 2:39, 6:16. 9:53; "Little Lord Fauntleroy," 9:15, 12:52 4:29, 8:06. PARAMOUNT "Rhodes, the Diamond Master." 10:27, 1:13. 3:59. 6:45. 9:30; "Snowed Under." 9:20, 12:05, 2:50, 5:35, 8:20. PARK "Spy 77." Continuous, 9:30 a m to 11:00 p m. SCOLLAT SQUARE "The Trail of the Lonesome Pine." 11:40. 3:10, 6:30, 9:40; "Little Lord Fauntleroy," 10:00, 1:20, 4:45. 8:10. TBEMONT "Oil for the Lamps of China" and "Hideout." Call Hancock 1000. UPTOWN "Desire " 12:30. 3:45, 7:00, 10:15; "Country Doctor," 2:05, 5:20, 8:35. WASHINGTON STREET O LYM F I A "The country uocioi, iv:i, -i:"-- o.-ti 9:32; "Every Saturday Night," 9:05, 11:55. 2:45. 5:35, 8:25. NEAR HOME THEATRES ALLSTON ALLSTON "Bar 20 Rides Attain ana fre view murucr msici. Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. CAPITOL "Desire" and "Voice of Bugle Ann." Matinees at 2:00. Xve- . ... enn ARLINGTON CAmOI'BM Marie" ana ium uuvic uuimw . 2:00. Evenings. 6:15. 8:05. REGENT "Charlie Chan's Secret," 3:35, a. on- "Prtv Wire." 2:20. 8:00. BRIGHTON--i:GYJN-'IoessionaI Soldier" ana i.ne j-auy ujc.i. Matinees at 1:42. Evenings at 7:45. BROOKLINE COOLTOGE CORNER - The tJouniry .uocior, o.u. v "EveVySaturday Nmht." 2:00. 5:00. 8:00. CAMBRIDGE -CENTRAL SQUARE- urday NiKht." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. UNIVERSITY "Little Lord Fauntleroy " 2-55. 6:20, 9:40; "Music Goes Round." 1:30. 4:50. 8:15. CHARLESTOWN THOMPSON SQUARE Prisoner of Shark Island," 3:40. 9:40; 'T.MKman live." 2:30. 8:30. DORCHESTER CODMAN SQUARE "Prisoner of Shark Island 3:15, 9.19. "It Had to Happen," i:. ! DORCHESTER "Melody Linger On" and "Frisco Waterfront." Matinees at 2?00. Evenings. 7;0O-ll:00.-FIELDS CORNER "Rose Marie." 3:11. 8 29i'7 Keys to Baldpate," 1:64. 7:03, 10:20. MORTON "Rose Marie." 3:17 8:32: "7 Keys to Baldpate." 2:05. 7:17. 10:28. STRAND "The Country Doctor." 3:09. 9 24; "Every Saturday Night." l:5o. 8:10. EGLESTON SQUARE JEGSTCW - e x t xime w c iv Pink." Matinees at 2:00, Evenings, 7:00-11:00. EVERETT CAPITOL "Story of fouis Pasteur" and "Miss Pacific Fleet' Matinees at 2:00. Evenings, 7:00-11:00. PAR K "First a Girl," 3:15. 9:15; "Calling Dan Matthews." 1:50. 7:50. HTDE PARK FAIR" JUNT "Rose Ma- THE MOON'S OUR HOME" TO BE NEXT AT TTTT VaaA4j l ' ? 'y' " THE LANE SISTERS t "The Moon's Our Home," co-starring Margaret Sullavan and Henry Fonda, is the screen feature scheduled for next Friday at the Metropolitan Theatre, and on the stage Fred Waring and His Pennsylvani-ans will be featured. "The Moon's Our Home" is adapted from a popular story by Faith Baldwin and is the romance of two international celebrities who get THE HOTEL STENOGRAPHER By Roe MnVxmm Don't Sprinkle Men With Tears "They've had a row," said the House Detective, watching a couple walk slowly through the hotel corridor. "No, she has been trying to cry him out of something," said the Hotel Stenographer. "How do you know?" "O, she was sniffling and talking to him in a wheedling sort of way, and he was bored, as men always are when a woman cries at them," explained the girl. "Kelly, a woman can cry on a man's shoulder until he is as wet as a wash cloth, and she will eventually get what she wants, but even if it is a hundred dollar evening dress, she loses more than she gets. "A man will stand for just so many sprinklings, and then he will go find himself a woman who can rie'' and "Case of the Missing Man." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings 7:00-11:00. JAMAICA PLAIN JAMAICA "Rose Marie'' and "7 Keys to Baldpate." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 7:45. LEXINGTON LEXINGTON "Petrified Forest," 3:40. 9:15; "Perfect Gentleman," 2:40, 8:15. MALDEN GRANADA "Country Doctor " 3:15. 6:20, 9:25; "Voice of Bugle Ann," 2:00, 5:05, 8:10. MYSTIC "Dancing Feet." 3:35. 7:00, 9:40; Preview Murder Mystery," 2:25, 8:35. ORPHEUM-6:50,, 9:50; "In Old Kentucky." 3:35, "Captain Hates the Sea," 1:55 8:20. STRAND "Muss 'Em Up," 3:40, 7:00, 9:45; "I Conquer the Sea," 3:2a, 8:30. MATTAPAN ORIENTAL "The Country Doctor" and "Every Saturday Night." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. MEDFORD FELLSWAY ; "Paddy O'Day," 3:20. 9:20; "Transatlantic Tunnel," 1:50 7:50. MEDFORD "Rose Marie," 3:25. 8:10; "Freshman Love," 2:20. 6:45, 10:00. MELROSE NEW MELROSE "Anything Goes" and "My Marriage." Matinees at 1:30. Evenings at 7:30. NEEDHAM PARAMOUNT "Klondike Annie" and "Woman Trap." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. NEWTON PARAMOUNT "Story of Louis Pasteur" and "Music . Goes Round." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. QUINCY QUINCY "Timothy's .Quest." 1-30, 4:30, 7:30; "Muss 'Em Up," 12:00, 3:00, 6:00, 9:00. STRAND "The Country Doctor." 3:00, 6:00. 9:00; "Hitch Hike Lady." 1:40, 4:40, 7:40. REVERE BOULEVARD "Music Goes "Round" and "Prisoner of Shark Island. Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. REVERE "Music Goes Round" and ' "Prisoner of Shark Island." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. ROXBURT DUDLEY "Professional Soldier" and "The Milky Way." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings 7:00-11:00. RIVOLI "The Country Doctor" and "Every Saturday Night." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. SOMERVILLE CAPITOL BALL SQUARE "Story of Louis Pasteur" and '" Keys to Baldpate." Matinees at 2:00. F.venings. 6:45. 8:00. CENTRAL "Strike Me Pink" and "Lone Wolf Returns." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 6:30, 8:00. DAVIS SQUARE "Ah. Wilderness" and "Eagle's Brood." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. STRAND "Magnificent Obsession" and '"Music is Masic." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. SOUTH BOSTON BROADWAY "PetH-fled Forest" and "Paddy O'Day." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 7:30. STRAND "Music Goes Round" and "Woman Trap." Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 7:30. WALTHAM EMBASSY "The Cminfry Doctor" and "Every Saturday Night. Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 8:00. WAVERLEY STRAND "Exclusive StorV " 2:05. 6:40, 9:30; "Milky Way." 3:30, 8:00. WATERTOWN NEW COOLTDGE "King of Burlesaue" and "Hitch Hike Lady." Matinees at 1:45. Evenings at 7:45. WATERTOWN SQUARE "Littlest Rebel" am. "One Frightened Night. Matinees at 2:00. Evenings at 7:4a. SIR ARTHUR SALTER TO TALK TO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Sir Arthur Salter, K. C. B., British economist and recently holder of many important Government posts, will be the guest speaker at a Boston Chamber of Commerce members' luncheon on Wednesday, April 22, in tie main dining room. His subject will be "The European Situation." During the World War he was director of ship requisitioning for . . wsuinctonstJ 1 PLAY BEANO NOW! Admission Free 1 AMUSEMENTS A Few Seats AT SYMPHONY HALL AARON RICHMOND PRESENTS THE Philadelphia Orchestra LEOPOLD STOKOWSKl Conductor Tomorrow Eve at 8:30 0L AJ METROPOLITAN t . t'V, :' ' T t A AND FRED WARING married without knowing the identity of the other. Charles Butter-worth, Henrietta Crossman, Beulah Bondi and Lucien Littlefield are in the cast.- Several of Fred Waring's most famous entertainers are in the revue with him. They include Tom Waring, Poley McCIintock, Rosemary and Priscilla Lane, Johnny Davis, Stella and "The Fellas," Gene Conklin, Scotty Bates and Curley CockerilL laugh. You can laugh or love a man out of his last dime, and make him like it, but every time you cry him out of something, you have slipped back a notch in his estimation. "Women take their men seriously, but no man ever lived who took his woman seriously. A man does his serious thinking and his serious acting when he is down town wrestling with a law case, a steam shovel, or a bargain sale. That's business. But when he leaves that and comes home, he wants a lot of laughs and as few tears as possible. "April showers may bring May flowers, but tear showers don't bring anything to a man, but a desire to get down town where he can have peace and plenty of it. The smart woman does her crying when her man isn't around, and then powders her nose and meets him with a laugh." "Do women have to cry?" asked Kelly. "They wouldn't be women if they didn't," replied the girl. "They can't go down to the corner and start a fist fight, can they? They have to have some kind of an emotional outlet the same as a man has." (Copyright, 1936.) England, served as general secretary, Reparations Commission, from 1920-1922, and was director of the economic and finance section of the League of Nations from 1919 to 1930. He has worked with the Government of China on its financial problems for many years and is recognized as an authority on political and financial affairs in Europe. Eliot Wadsworth, president of the Boston Chamber of Commerce 'and American member of the League Loans committee, will preside. BROOKLINE, MISSION HILL B.C. CLUBS TO HOLD DANCE The Boston College Clubs of Brookline and Mission Hill will hold their annual dance Thursday night at the Myles Standish Hotel. Daniel T. Ring, '35, Brookline, and Raymond P. Hogan, '36, Mission Hill, are cochairmen of the affair. The committee of Mission Hill is as follows: C. Donald Floyd, 36; Warren Cronin, '38; John Douglass, '38; Christopher Fay, '39, and Joseph Barry, '37: An auxiliary committee is composed of the Misses Eleanor Gould, Margaret Daniels, Winifred Sullivan and Mary McLaughlin. Assisting Chairman Ring on the Brookline committee are James L. Kenney, '37; Thomas W. Sherman, '36; Stanley J. Driscoll, '37; Stephen J. Witham, '37, and Edward F. Kick-ham, '36. Unwarranted Skepticism TULSA, Ok, April 13 (A P) When a magician puts ducks into a black box, ducks seldom come out, so zoo employees were skeptical of a black box received from Harry Blackstone, magician. Several days previously Black-stone had traded four ducks for a pair of pheasants. He took the pheasants and said he would send the ducks. When the shipment arrived doubtful keepers opened it carefully and found four ducks. W. P. A. Artist This is my best canvas. I shall never do anything better. W. P. A. Boss Go right ahead, old man. Don't let that discourage, you. The Pathfinder. AMUSEMENTS pprrnniitii:ri:iilSI THE OLD HOWARD i CtmiitU Skwn Dally 12. 2 JO. 1 JO . NINDA WASSAU BURLESQUE "Italian irltMatrf Midnlgnt Shw Frt not Sfft Dolorw Weak Tel. Cp. 1866 Ginger Sherry AHniaie &PKHAL- MTDS1TK SHOW SUNDAY. APB1L 1 NEXT WEEK BUly Hn, Nr Ford I IBTAUU 1000 A. Startt 12 JO P.M. I W fin Scab WWW Hnt.-Miu Alt. GARY MARLEKE COOPER DIETRICH la "DESIRE" "COUNTRY DOCTOR" Ctltrtt Cartati Taaaanrillt Trallty "COUNTRY DOCTOR" Diaaaa Biiatttltti Jttl Htrihtlt "Vtlaa t Dailt A" t. ttfTfawft-tl. fStflrtaa t. hih ui""Stom uiii ruuv:'- THE STAGE SHU BERT THEATRE "Night of January 16" "Night of January 16," courtroom melodrama by Ayn Rand; staged by John Hayden; presented by A. H. Woods, Ltd. First time here. The cast: Judge Heath J Arthur Youna Defense Atty Steveni Paul McGrath Dist Attjr Flint John Litel Clerk of Court Georie Anderson Karen Andre Ruth Matteaon Dr Klrkland Stephen Kent John Hutchlns Calvin Thomas Homer Van Fleet , Harry Short Elmer Sweeney Leo Kennedy Nancy Lee Faulkner Veraa HiLlie Magda Svenson Sarah Padden John Graham Whitefleld .Clyde Fillmore James Chandler Maurice Morris i?uJ,JlunMuist Arthur Pierton "Guts' Regan William Bakewell Roberta Van Rensallear . Marcella Swanaon The Trial of Mary Dugan" is re membered as the most popular courtroom melodrama given to the stage in recent timet. It added ma terially to the wealth of A. H. Woods, long famous as a producer of every sort of melodrama, from the hectic to the classical. In "Night of January 16" he has found another sure winner. The audience that crowded the Shubert Theatre to capacity Saturday evening was demonstratively emphatic in expressing approvaL In addition to its interest as a melodrama of exciting and baffling complications, "Night of January 16" has the added appeal of genuine novelty. It is conventional for a dramatist to be allowed to determine whether his accused heroine should be acquitted or convicted at the fall of the final curtain. Not ao in "Night of January 16." A jury of 12 men (or women) good and true is selected from the audience at each performance and marched upon the stage, there to remain and pass judgment upon the ensuing court proceedings. It is for this jury to carefully weigh all the evidence presented by the witnesses and contending attorneys, and to declare by a majority vote whether the handsome young woman charged with murder is guilty or not guilty. It matters not to the players whether the verdict is favorable or unfavorable to the aexendant; the dramatist has. furnished them with alternative concluding scenes. Saturday evening's jury included personages of more thanlocal distinction and it is to be presumed that they gave the case learned and conscientious consideration. Their verdict of not guilty won thunderous applause from the audience, but apparently did not meet with the approval of the court, for the judge ordered their names stricken from future jury lists because their verdict seemed to him to be contrary to the evidence. The plot is so ingeniously tangled up with contradictory developments that most any sort of a verdict could be justified, including that of convicting several of the testifying witnesses who might well have been personally guilty of the murder. The play is confined to the trial in the courtroom and the proceedings are generally in respectful compliance with customary legal procedure. A little less conscientious adherence might speed up some of the scenes. It would be unprofitable to tell the story in detail. A young woman. Karan Andre, is charged with the murder of her lover and employer, a Swedish financier who was as fantastic in his stock promotions as was the late Swedish "match king." She is accused of shooting him because of jealousy and throwing his body from a penthouse parapet so high above the pavements that the spattered remains were unrecognizable. Suicide is the first claim of the defense, but later it is maintained that the smashed body was that of a gangster and that the financier had flown away in an airplane to be ultimately murdered by his wife's father or somebody associated with him. It is not to be denied that the tricky cross currents of conflicting testimony are ingeniously contrived or that the interest of the audience is held at a feverish pitch to the end of the play, when nothing at all conclusive is proven. An effective performance is given by the numerous players required for presentation of the play. The role of the district attorney is a lengthy one and its exacting demands were fullfilled by John Litel, who has succeeded, after short rehearsal, the late Edmund Breese in the character. Ruth Matteson brought such beauty and feminine fascination to the personality of tha young woman accused of murder that the verdict of acquittal returned by the jury was not altogether surprising. The most humorously sketched character is that of the Swedish housekeeper who is much given to spying on the love interludes of her employer, and Sarah Padden won many a laugh for her imperso nation. Another who helped pro-S i: - m t n ' viae comic reiiei was marceiia Swanson as a wise-cracking fan dancer. Paul McGrath as the at torney for - the defense held the good will of the audience, and Wil liam Bakewell made the suave and tricky gangster a likable chap. J. Arthur Young as the judge and Harry Short as a private detective were among several others who brought distinction to their respective roles. AMUSEMENTS PAT O'BRIEN yoiHUTCHiitseyi; I - 1 JmA ill iummtM out SCREEN ODDITIES IS BtONOEU. UAt , INSTALLED IN TU OOCQ-OF ft HOME A 6.CP6T CAMERA WUkCH jm AUTOMAT CAU.V PUOTO-C CRAWS ANVOME WHO jf I RlKiGS THE VOOQ BELL J fnti QAE MQOP.E 'S klvf PICTURE, THE KIWG STEPS OUT? SO-OOO ARTIFICIAL bLOSSOMS WERE USED TO CQEATE A, GARDEN OU OWE Or THE STUDIO STAGES.' MOVIE -By MARJORY ADAMS. "Beau Geste" Locale to Be Used For Scenes in "Under Two Flags" The very spot in the desert country outside Yuma, Ari, where the famous picture, "Beau Geste." was made, is serving as the location for the scenes in "Under Two Flags," in which Claudette Colbert, Victor McLaglen and Ronald Colman are starr iri'. The cast of "Beau Geste" spent three months i- the desert country, suffering man. hardships. In order to facilitate the taking of the desert scenes for "Under Two Flags" in 8 to 10 weeks all kinds of elaborate preparations were made before the stars themjelves went on location. Yuma Indians constructed a log road to the giant bowl set amid the s id where, in the undulating bottom of the bowl, scenes were to be made. The bowl was relatively sheltered from the sweep of the near gales that move across the desert and its high, surrounding walls provided fitting vantage point for tr . camera: which were to record the large-scale operations of thousands of persons. It took many weeks to erect the actual sets for the picture, which rivaled in size and magnificence the massave piles used for "Intolerance." A main fort, a lesser fortification, an Arabian oasis, two tent cities and a horse market were constructed Wood and canvas huts were built to house the group, with mosquito pj-oof windows, oil stoves to supply heat when nocturnal cold came down on the desert and electric light3 supplied from a central power plant. A main dining tent served the personnel. Breakfast at 5 a m every morning made it possible for the actors, photographers and technical workers to spend a long day obtaining scenes. At night everybody turned in early. Notes of the Studios Charles Boyer and Sylvia Sidney have been chosen to play the leading roles in a film version of -"Wurther-ing Heights." Boyer is now playing the role of a Trappist monk in "The Garden of Allah." Jack Holt has fully recovered from his recent attack of "flu" and is now at work once more on "Crash Donovan." The veteran actor. King Baggot, will have a really good role in "The Witch of Timbuktu." Lionel Barry-more appears in female dress in most of the story, since he pretends to be an old hag in order to wreak vengeance on his foes. "Beau Geste" will be made into a lalkie, with Gary Cooper as the star. The picture will be in color. Elisha Cook Jr, featured with Joan Bennett and Joel McCrea m AMUSEMENTS l,r.-l.'CCll.' TV 7 f!"rr B 'cnnncriMDALS' UVU I J D Her Latest and KJDLfY CAPTAIN JANUARY' -GOTKB SUM TONIGHT at 8:20 EVES. 55I J2.75. SAT. MAT. 55t-S2.20 SI!UBERT-"V.55to'f.65 OPENING TONIGHT AT 8:30 HENRY HULL " PLYMOUTH Tkm. Hat. 55c la SI. 65 Sat. Mat. 53c to 12.20 trek 5?t ta (2.75 WORLD PREMIERE APRIL 17 Mary Your, Erie Kalkharst, Marial William, Philip Mattaa, N. Y. Cast Eur Prim. SEATS MtW CIRctc C919 ENDS f TM'W W "LAND OF PROMISE" niilv Recorded Concert Ytaai" Mraalna Ltaata t"j track Vltlia Cemtrtt Ma. 1. C Hit. it iE3iioa By Capt Rotes Fawcctt &v 1515"" I S tS TME OLDEST PERSON ER TO BE- StCMEO A 5 A STAR,., SJSJ74- if&m j "It's a Small World," was the youth j who created the role of George j Cohan's son in "Ah Wilderness" on-i the stage. I Joseph Callcia will appear in the CLAUDETTJ2 COLBERT leading role in "The Longest Night." which was written by William A. Wellman for M-G-M. W oilman is also planning to direct the lilm. Robert Taylor's real narw is Spangler Arlington Brough. Janet Gaynor's real name is Laura Gainer, but they always called her Lollie at school. Bob and Janet are now co-starring in "Small Town Girl." Answ ers to Queries of the Tans G. D. S., Boston Conrad Nagel and Aileen Pringle were the stars of the silent film, "Three Weeks." L. M., Newton "Melody Lane" is Gene Autry's new picture. Be sure to have your Real Estate, Help Wnitcd and Automobile advertisements appear in tomorrow's, Wednesday's, Thursday's and Friday's Globe. SOMERVILLE B. C. CLUB TO HOLD SUPPER DANCE The 18th annual supper dance of the Boston College Club of Somerville will be held in Hotel Continental, Cambridge, Thursday evening. Cyril H. OdelJ, '36, is chairman, assisted by John O'Connell, '36; John V. Forrest, '36; James Moonry, '30; Irving Stackpole, '30; Francis Brown, '36; Thomas Glennon, '39, and Edward Landry, '36. AMUSEMENTS SCREIN Thrilling! ion iaMk Greatest Picture! -aXT TEMPLE SUMMEKVUJJ NOW! 300 GIRLS 50 STARS COLONIAL Tak otiij. 2:13-8:1! All atau rwrrwl Miti.50c.75:. $1.00: Erti.50clcS1.50,chat EXETER ..... una l 1. "THF STORY OF I DUIS PASTE 81 in um.Tu Hrt ta "tifrj mm I'l!" ...Xs M H NELLIE SLIDE" I'PPH L i ii j x-r mm

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