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AM Miriam Hopkins Stars in 'Splendor' 'The Bounty' Makes Its Brooklyn Debut HKUUKLN DAILY EAGLE, MEW iUKK, SAiUi.uAl, iNuY EAliiEK 1.3, ly35 Frederic Worloeh George Arliss The Screen NEWS of the STAGE Music of the Day JOHN REDDINGTONi IFINTHROP SARGEANT; Miriam Hopkins and Joel McCrea Come to the Rivoli in 'Splendor' 'Mutiny on the Bounty' and 'I Found Stella Parish' on Local Screens Roger Sessions' Works Heard at New School-Boston Symphony Orchestra Visits Brooklyn for First Time Last night's one-man concert at the New School for Social Research was devoted to the music of Roger Sessions. Despite a very small output as a composer, Mr. Sessions' career has been a long one, and he is at present regarded by many of the younger modernists as a mentor and musical theorist of importance. Of the four composers represented in this series Mr. Sessions, Roy Harris, Aaron Copland and Walter Piston he Is the only one who has not at one time or another studied with the well-known Paris composition teacher, Nadia Boulanger.
Mr. Sessions' abilities as a composer were represented by Three Chorale Preludes for two pianos (1926), a Concerto for violin and or Most films involving the romance of a blue-blooded young man and his humble sweetheart concentrate on the pre-marital aspects of that problem, the difficulties to be overcome before young love has Its way. But in "Splendor," which opened yesterday at the Rivoli Theater, we tee the effects of such a marriage, with Miriam Hopkins and Joel McCrea as the principal sufferers. Brightened by Rachel Crothers' rational approach to the problems, her talent ior neat dialogue, and a superior performance by Miriam Hopkins, "Splendor" becomes a whole that is somewhat more than the sum of its parts. These parts, as Miss Crothers sees them, are the plight of Brighton "Splendor" A United Artists picture.
Directed by Elliott Nugent. Screen play by Rachel Crothers Phylis Lorrlmore. Hopkins Brighton Lorrlmore Joel McCrea Martin Deerlng Paul Cavanash Mrs. Lorrlmore Helen Westley Clarissa Blllie Burke Martha Lorrlmore, Katherlne Alexander Edith Gilbert Ruth Weston Clancey Lorrlmore David Nlven Capt. Ballinger Arthur Treacher the cuff.
It's Jiiit a little stunt oi the producer because the plot deal! with the vicissitudes of a sweepstakes winner after he gets his money. P. S. If you on lec than $1,000, it's no go. "Death Takes a Holiday," with Henry Daniell in the Philip Meri-vale role, will be presented by Charles Hopkins and Grant Tlerney for one week beginning Monday at the Theater of the Four Seasoas in Roslyn, L.
I. Mr. Hopkins directed the play and the complete cast includes Jean Macintyre, Rosalie Norman, Damien O'Flynn, Edward Jehnson, Zamah Cunningham, Charlotte Walker, Joseph Allenton, Eunice Voigt, Clarke Twelvetrees, Douglas McMullen, Julia Meyer and John Parrish. Sales Report Tickets go on sale today at the Shubert Theater box office for the Eva Le Gallienne engagement at that theater. Miss Gallienne's New York engagement is limited to two weeks only, opening Monday evening.
The Le Gallienne engagement 14 scaled at 55 cents to $2.20 for the evening performances and 55 cents to $1.65 for the Wednesday and Saturday matinees. A pre-hearing of Kurt Weill'! score for "The Tternal Road.1 which Max Reinhardt will direct in the Manhattan Opera House, will be broadcast tonight over station WJZ, Also on the program: Mr. Reinhardt will be interviewed by Daniel Frohman and Mr. Weill by Dr. Frank Black, who will direct the orchestra.
LF.G1TIMATE THEATERS BROOKLTN BEACON FLAYERS OF BROADWAI present noted play Suderman'a "A VANISHING, PRINCESS" Also Movie Comedies, Travelogues. Saturday and Sunday, 3:30 P.M.. children. 4llc adult. NEWKIRK ART 1 ill ATER.
Mi; F. 10th St. MAns. 6-5560. I'lGTl TUS At least three hits will break through their eggshells this week Jane Cowl comes back to Broadway in "First Lady" at the Music Box Theater Tuesday evening.
And Hecht and MacArthur, the two film writers, get a dose of their own medicine in "Boy Meets Girl" which opens Wednesday at the Cort. The third hit possibility is "Weep for the Virgins," which the Group Theater brings to the 46th Street Theater Friday. There are, in all, eight premieres scheduled. At any rate, the coming week looks more promising than the past, which produced only one worthwhile piece, the Theater Union's Mother." James Roosevelt served on the Jury in "Night of January 16" last week "Swing Your Lady" will be withdrawn tonight upon the conclusion of its week in Washington for important changes. The New York opening, we are informed, will occur during the week of Dec.
9. Notice If you're an Irish sweepstakes winner, apply office of Crosby Gaige for tickets to "Whatever Goes Up" which opens at the Blltmore Monday evening. It's on metier for Mr. Sheridan's style. But then came the Allegro with its agi tated clarion call, and the pianist's classic meticulosity again shrouded the impassioned motion of the Ap.
passionata. The audience, now grown large and cordial, demanded an encore and heard a superlative reading of Beethoven's Rondo in major. In the cooler flame of Brahms Mr. Sheridan's artistry ro.e to heights. An Intermezzo and two Capriccios were performed with great delicacy and "lyric skill, and the Sonata Opus 5 in minor, though left to tired hands, received a signal interpretation.
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025 Manhattan Ava, OIII'IIEIM. Fulton anrtHotkwill I II. VOL, Ospotitt Staoplafiiaia FEATURE FILMS BAY RIDCE RW7i I iidkil GRAND alarliary Harmony William William lliil Claildrlle Oouelas: Little Joan l.itllo Joan Littla Joan plus Jojn Little Shipmates plus Here's olui Joan Little Lawrence plue plus little Juan I little THE The Thru THE THE "THE "THE Oil 1 TRANSATLANTIC chestra (1935), two songs for mezzo- soprano (1923 and 1931) and a Symphony for Orchestra (1927). This reviewer's impressions were gained from the Chorale Preludes and the Violin Concerto, which, being the earliest but one, and the latest, compositions on the program, may, he supposes, be considered a fair cross section of the composer's work. The first named work consisted of three tonal compositions, of familiar type, in which late seventeenth cen tury rhythmic and melodic are used with a meticulour disregard for seventeenth century contrapuntal usages.
The second was purely atonal, and very pianistic in feeling in spite of its being origi nally conceived for violin and orchestra. While both works were consistent in style and obviously the fruit of careful cerebration, they belong to a type of music that is becoming more and more evidently of purely academic importance, in teresting perhaps to those who compose It, but of little significance to the musical public. Nor do I think that time will prove lirst Impressions to be mistaken. For 30 years these idioms have been familiar to those who take an interest in "modern" music, and their effect today is no less artificial and sterile than it appeared at the outset. The Symphony and orchestral part of th? Concerto were played in transcriptions by Lehman Engel and the composer respectively.
The performers of the evening were Vivian Fine and Mr. Sessions, pianists; Harriet Eells, mezzo-soprano, and Serge Kotlarsky, violinist. Boston Symphony Making its first visit to Brooklyn at the Academy of Music last night, the Boston Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Serge Kous-sevitzky repeated Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, which it had played at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, but substituted the Overture to "Eg-mont" for Beethoven's First Symphony. The Ninth was given with the same assisting artists: Jeanette Vreeland, soprano; Elizabeth Wy-sor, contralto; Paul Althouse, trn- or; Julius Huehn, bass, and the chorus of the Schola Cantorum. I mentioned yesterday that the performance of the First Symphony on Thursday had given me the impression that Mr.
Koussevitzky had been excited too much by the occasion. The performance of the Ninth on Thursday gave me the same impression. I might begin with the general character of certain movements the impression of forcing and driving that produced vehemence instead of power in the first movement, for example. And the detail also betrayed a lack of inner repose and control. Thus the TUNNEL" Evans Hsjlon Vinson PLUS EXIT ITsX Ed TONITE! 1, INj BROOKLYN! oat.
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Rendezvous. Rosalind Russell; P.la Smilh; Hatsy Harraoniii; Filtpatruk TravaHalk (olhert, she Married Her Bosk, MelyyB 'JS Guard That t.irl. Robert Allen trawlord, I lire My Lite. Brian Alierne. Amerira, Byrd'j seoond real nprdlUa Crawford.
I Live Mr Life, Brian Aherne: Amerira. Byrd a terond ret rapeditlo Crawford. I Live My Lile. Brian Aherne; Amerira. Brrd's srrond Teal expedition Crawford.
I Live Mr Life, Brian Aherne: our Oanr in Little Papa: screen Snapabott Crawford I Lire Mr Lite. Brian Aherne: Amerira. Birds second ureal rxprdltlas) Eorever, In. a Powell. Ruby Keeler; Last Dais of Pompeii.
Preston Eoater to Romance. Nino Martini, Anita Louise; Whrrlor and Wooliey. The Ralnmaktrt; Mltkoy Msiat Crawford. Hie Mr life. Brian Aherne: America, Bird's second ireat expedition Tlbhell, Melropnlilan, Virsinia Brucer Charlie Chan in Warner Oland Beery, I ouprr, O'Shaufhnrasi 's Boyt The Erirnd.
Ann Sothern; Mickey Mouse Crawford. I Live My life. Brian Aherne: Amerira, Bird srrond (rest expedition rawfoid. I Live My Lite, Brian Aherne: America. Byrd a srrond jreat expedition Lorrlmore (Joel McCrea), whose tottering family regards it as his duty to make an advantageous marriage.
But in place of advantage (Ruth Weston) he chooses love (Miriam Hopkins). Determined to make the best of a bad thing, his mother (Helen Westley) impresses upon the wife the necessity for aiding her son's career, citing the opportunity that he has given up in marrying her. ulnce his career depends on the favor of a man (Paul Cavanagh) who really has his eye on Miss Hopkins all along, it is not difficult to anticipate the domestic difficulties that ensue when she for- gets her pride and intrigues for 1 the success demanded by the family. Eventually, after a bitter part-' lng and a siege of separation, the romance is reconstituted on a new basis, with the young man denouncing his financial aspirations. He goes to work, Instead, for a newspaper as the approach to the writing he has always wanted to do.
Miss Crothers' dialogue is considerably more apt in the superficial chatter that forms the background for the emotional involvements than In the climaxes themselves, but Miss Hopkins imparts her own fervor to the most ordinary of her speeches. The principal result of is to emphasize the weakness of Mr. McCrea more, one imagines, than the scenarist intended. An excellent east that includes Billie Burke, Katherine Alexander, Ruth Weston and Arthur Treacher, as well as Miss Westley, diverts the spectator's attention from the fairly obvious manipulation oftthe material. The film has been handsomely set and dressed and Elliott Nugent's direction is altogether skillful.
'Mutiny' at the Mel. "Mutiny on the Bounty," tin MOM production with Charles Laughton, Clark Gable. Franchot Tone, Dudley Dimes, Donald Crisp. Stanley Fields, Eddie Qutllan and Spring Byington. Screen play by Talbot Jennings, Jules Furth-man and Carey Wilson from the novel by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hill.
At Loew Metropolitan. Distinguished by the superb act ing of Charles Laughton, the fine direction of Frank Lloyd and one of tin best movie scripts in years, "Mutiny on the Bounty" moved into Loew's Metropolitan yesterday, while it continues its record-breaking career on Broadway. By any standard, one of the most picturesque and beautifully photographed of movies, is that rara avis among films an excellent story retold in a manner possible only for the screen. With Charles Laughton as a magnificent Captain Bligh, H. M.
S. Bounty" sets sail from Portsmouth Harbor in 1887, bound fo Tahiti to take on a cargo of breadfruit to be planted in the West Indies. For the Admirality this was a historic voyage as it was hoped that the breadfruit would thrive in its new soil, provide an inexpensive food for slaves. But the journey proved to be historic in another and more far-reaching way. Bligh's inhumane handling of his men, the poorness of the food he dealt out to them, the RESTAURANTS MANHATTAN GUSH" AND HIS ORCHESTRA NIGHTLY INCLUDING SUNDAYS no covar.
JUMtl except Saturday nights and holidoy vet, then 1. luncheon from 7Sc-with th Sorter Trio. LINCOLN 44rtiM45ihSTS.ol6lhAVE pj? opening of the movement Is a pi anissimo sotto voce for ten measures, followed by a crescendo of six measures to a fortissimo, of which the shattering effect depends on its being a culmination at that very point, on its being held in reserve, on its not being anticipated. But once started, Mr. Koussevitzky's crescendo leaped in two measures to a forte; two measures before the culminating point it was already at fortissimo; all that he could do after that was to drive this fortissimo harder, and what should have been a culmination was merely more vehement.
This happened more than once, and its seriousness lies in the fact that the entire movement is a series of crescendos within larger crescendos. Moreover, when the fortissimos were driven the quality of the orchestra's tone suffered, and in the quieter passages there was little nuance, little that could be called phrasing. 'Similar characteristics resulted in th- second movement in the long opening of the Scherzo, marked sempre pianissimo, that was taken piano; in the vehemence of what followed and the lack of sensitive nuance and phrasing. In the slow movement, because of its very nature, there was less of all this, and the orchestra regained its normal beauty of tone. But here Mr.
Kous sevitzky's mood resulted in a tempo too last ior the music to realize its eloquence and profundity of feeling. This tempo, with the otherwise su perficial treatment, reduced to per- iunctoriness the exaltation of the passage Just before the second florid variation one of the most wonder ful moments in the entire symphony, and the arabesques of the variation itself were too hurried to be distinct and significant. The recitatives at the beginning of the last movement were excessively vehement again, and things continued much as before until the passage "Seid Umschlungen Million-en!" Here for the first time the performance achieved the spaciousness, the grandeur, the elevation of the music. Here, too, the orchestra achieved its customary splendor of tone, and the chorus lost its shrillness. And the performance remained at this high level thereafter, giving the occasion at least a brilliant conclusion.
Of the soloists, Miss Vreeland sang on Thursday with a fullness of tone that I did not recall having heard in this taxing music before, but in the Poco Adagio toward the end she sounded a little flat. Miss Wysor I could not hear; Mr. Alt-house sounded a little constricted, and Mr. Huehn a little rough. B.
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3:30. 18.1 Seatj at Sdc "A paaiionata drama brautilully aetad." Times PA I I Satt at Box OMkt IX 11 lix WMkl with GEORGE MARGARET EFFIE CURZON RAWLINGS SHANNON ETHEL RARRYMORE W. 47. Eva.K::lO 3 Mats.Nrat LAST 4 WEEKS I I I I PERSONAL APPEARANCE Comedy Hit with GLADYS GEORGE HENRY MILLER'S YV. 43.
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ol B'vay. Evga. 8:30 Matinees TODAY and THURSDAY. Max Gordon presents Pride and prejudice by Helen Jerome, from Jane Austen's novel wllh ADRIANNE ALLEN IUCILE WATSON COLIN KEITH-JOHNSTON HELEN CHAN DLER Eys. 8:40.
Matinees Thura. and Ml'SIC BOX W. ol B'aray THE TOWN'S FIRST FAVORITE REMEMBER THE DAY NATIONAL Theatre.4l SL.W.of B'y. PEn.6 8225 En.l:40.J0a-$3. Mala.Today and EXTRA MATINEE THANKSGIVING DAY A I AI'GH CI RE FOR THE BLUES SQUARING THE CIRCLE i tun 4 lam abatraawoul." Hammond.
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Wod. and 3 15 GUTHRIE UcCLINTIC present! MAXWELL ANDERSON'S WlNTERSET "Stlrrlnf drama, allrrlnttv acted." 'l MARTIN BECK THEATRE, 46 81.. W. ol 8 Avs. I vl, 8.30.
Matlnsra WID. and SAT 1.40 cruelty and persistence of the pun ishment he imposed, resulted in a mutiny after his ship lift Tahiti. The captain was et adrift in an open boat, with death for him and the small group who had remained loyal almost a certainty. But by extraordinary seamanship he navigated his craft to the Dutch East Indies, eventually returned to Eng land, and became an Admiral. 'ine scenarists have taken the liberty of putting him In command of the ship that tracks down the mutineers who escaped to a small island where their descendants are now living but It is a device that heightens the melodrama of the taie without lessening its credibility.
It is the triumph of "Mutiny on the Bounty" to subordinate none of its players to Laughton, though he easily dominates the scene by the vigor and reality of his performance. But each of the minor characters has a definite place in the development of the tale, with a profile and personality wholly individual. As Fletcher Christian who leads the mutiny Clark Gable is altogether at his best, and Franchot Tone's performance of Roger By am (innocent of mutiny but condemned to death, nevertheless) Is also ad mirable. Dudley Digges Is superb in a minor role. It is a pleasure to recommend "Mutiny on the Bounty" to you.
At the Paramount "I Found Stella Parish." a First National picture, with Kay Francis, Ian Hunter. Paul Lukas, Jessie Ralph and Sybil Jason. Directed by Mervyn LeRoy. Screen play by Casey Robinson from a story by John Monk Saunders. At the Brooklyn Paramount.
A nice question of ethics, some good acting by Kay Francis and Ian Hunter, plus an interesting dramatic background are the Ingredients of "I Found Stella Parish," which opened at the Brooklyn Paramount yesterday. Though Miss Francis has been none too fortunate in her recent screen material, she yet retains the ability to be noble and attractive at the same time qualities which are sturdy allies to her role as Stella Parish. A leading actress on the English stage, Stella Parish makes a sudden and perplexing exit from professional life Just after her most successful first night. We know that the unexpected appearance of her divorced husband come to blackmail her has caused her flight, but the public is unaware of it until she has been tracked to America by a newspaperman (Ian Hunter). He establishes a place for himself in her household, becomes a friend to her daughter (Sybil Jason) meanwhile assembling the deta is of her past and releases his story for distribution Just before she declares her love for him.
When she discovers his duplicity cynicism replaces love and she devotes herself to the financial possibilities of her notoriety for the sake of the child who shall, of course, be kept in ignorance of her mother's shame. It is only a corollary that the newspaperman (Ian Hunter) turns his efforts to rehabilitating the actress, assisting in her eventual return to the stage. There is ft good performance to the credit of Mr. Hunter in "I Found Stella Parish," but young Miss Jason is less to my taste. Paul Lukas plays with customary sincerity in a minor role.
Altogether, it is Miss Francis' picture and one closer to her best standard than she has had in some time. California Gold Rush Inspired 'Frisco Kid" Much of the Inside history of old San Francisco in the days of the California gold craze and the struggle of the Vigilantes for law and order is told for the first time on the screen in James Cagncy's new Warner Brothers' picture, "Frisco Kid," opening at the Manhattan Strand Theater this morning. Months of research went into the writing and filming of the picture, which was produced from a story and screen play by Warren Duff and Seton I. Miller. A number of the principal characters are historical, and the settings, the costumes and the language of the characters are said to be meticulously authentic.
to Oil INI 70 FLATBTJSII AVENUE, near NEWKIRK In "On Stage," which irii have an extra performance tomorrow evening at the Mansfield Theater for the benefit of the Stage Relief Fund. was the imposing program which delighted a somewhat tardy audience at Frank Sheridan's Town Hall piano recital last night. And their tardiness was regrettable, for Mr. Sheridan's rendition of the Bach Partita in B-flat Major was superb. The resonant concert-grand was diminished, by the remarkable treatment it received, to a clavichord from which Bach's delicate phrases sang with a strange and rare timbre.
Mr. Sheridan's playing was scholarly, but it was more than that; it was virtually loving. The result was an absolute consummation of artistry. But he was still with Bach when that master gave place, on the program, to Beethoven. The latter' Sonata Appassionata was played with all the classic polish, care and understanding required by the difficult music, but one thing-Beethoven's fire was missing.
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IJ "1 Contributing a brief but effective bit to "Transatlantic Tunnel" which continues at the Fox Theater. Screen News The much-heralded screen edition of Rafael Sabatini's "Captain Blood" will have its national release on Dec. 28, with Broadway prob ably getting a peep at it some time before that date, according to an announcement from Warner Brothers. The picture, which will be re leased as a Cosmopolitan production, will reveal Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Liionel Atwill, Basil Rathbone and Guy Kibbee In the leading roles. Alma Kruger of the cast of the stage production, "Pride and Prejudice," has been assigned the role of Mrs.
Tilford in Samuel Goldwyn's forthcoming picturization of "The Children's Hour." The screen version of Lillian Hellman's stage hit has been retitled, "These Three," and will feature in' its principal roles Miriam Hopkins, Merle Oberon and Joel McCrea. The New York Paramount Theater will celebrate its ninth anniversary on Thanksgiving Day with the opening of Stark Young's "So Red the Rose." The film stars Margaret Sullavan, who heads an impressive cast consisting of Walter Connolly, Randolph Scott, Elizabeth Patterson, Janet Beecher, Dickie Moore, Charles Starrett and Daniel Haynes. The Radio City Music Hall also will celebrate Thanksgiving Day by sponsoring the New York premiere of Lily Pon's first picture, "I Dream Too Much." The celebrated coloratura will be assisted in her screen debut by Henry Fonda, Osgood Perkins, Eric Blore and others. A special holiday presentation will be offered on the Music Hall's stage. January 18 has been tentatively set by First National as the national release date for its new thriller, "The Murder of Dr.
Harrigan." Based on Mignon G. Eberhart's novel, "From This Dark Stairway," the picture features in its cast Ri-cardo Cortez, Kay Linaker, Mary Astor, Martha Tibbetss, John El-dredge and Phillip Reed, Paramount has lost no time In re-titling that forthcoming Carole Lombard picture, announced here yesterday as "Fashion Spy." The new title is "Imported From Paris." Answers to queries: The cast of Captain Commanding," now in production at Universal, includes Jack Holt, Robert Armstrong, Charles Murray, Diana Gibson, Grace Bradley, Edward Maxwell, Betty Healy, Guy Usher, Dewey Robinson, Walter Miller and Howard Hickman. Incidentally, the title has been changed to "Dangerous Waters." It should be released early in the new year. Pauline FredericK (real name Pauline Libbey) was born in Bos ton, Aug. 12, 188S.
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ROXY EDWARD ARNOLD in "REMEMBER LAST NIGHT?" CONSTANCE CUMMINCS ROSEN! VOUNQ Pfiff Big Stag Show 25 1 MIDNITf SHOWTONlTt J9t IQiXO D-i- JliJ'iLIwoySa7tt JAMES CAGNEY the "FRISCO KID'' B3L 7L- '5M laii LEGITIMATE THEATERS MANHATTAN THREE MUSkFTELRS" and THE CAY DECEPTION" Mulk'tern" and "f.r.y Talent Nlsnt THREE MUSKETEERS'' and "FIGHTING YOUTH" THREE MUSKFTEERS and "THE GAY DECEPTION" THREE MUSKETEERS" and "THE GAY DECEPTION" THREE MUSKETEERS" and "THE GAY DECEPTION" Forrvrr" and "The Ca0 of the Lutky Lata" UlagellnUvu oml Re: eh: "The Three Mmketiara" SHOWING TODAY leitta, 73th at. sad Tilled Ave. I aimer Takes a Wife: also Dante's Inferno Stanley, Fiflh A. and 7oth St Britht Limits; Hard Rock llamjan. Extra Tonlfht, -Movie Sweepstakes, in cash freo BEDEORD Apollo.
Fullaa Tkraat Dark also Special Afent Lincoln, Bedford An. and Lincoln Misbehaves: also After the Dane Nalional 720 Washington Ave. Flalet); also The Affair of Susan Resent Thealre. Fulton and Bedford Brunt Mrhts: also Orchids to You Savoy, Bedford Aw. and Lincoln PI.
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Socrates; also The Oirl Friend PARK flarden. Niw utnrht Ave. and 4Sth St. Alice Adams: also Dnf of Flanders IIHICIITON BEACH Brighton Beach Ave. -Holt Metropolitan; O'Shatiehnessy's Boy Sheepshead-Voorhles, Sheepshead Hat; also Freckles Tuxedo, Ocean Pky, nr.
Brighton I Tup Hal: also The l'ublle Menarf ItT'SHWHK Colonial. Brnaitway.Chauncey SI Metropolitan: Charlie Chan Id Shanghai CONEY ISLAND Surf. Surl Ava, and S7d SI Top Hat: Frr.klrs; and Torland Broadcast CROWN HEIGHTS Utlra Ava. snd Carroll Broadwar Melody: also Hopatonr Cassidv Congress, St. John's PI.
Ave. Metropolitan: Charlie Chan in Shanfhai Rivera, HI. John'i Ava. Special Agent; also 1 Live for Love FLATBI'SII Albemarle. Flatb'ith and Albemarle Dick Powell, Rubv Keeler In Shipmates Forever; The I illle llir.
shot, with Sibil Jason Earrasiit. Ftalbush Rd. Call of the Wild: Strantbuat Round the Bend Elalbush. Church and Flatbmh The Irish in I also The Ylrfinian ABIDE WITH ME A drama bv Clare Boothe Brokaw Eirl Larimora Jamei Sennit Cetilia Lotlut Maria Oinsentkaya Barbara Robblni Lit Patrick KIT, 48 W. of B'trav.
fcn. MO Mali. Today and Day, BEATRICE LILLIE Mai. TODAY. 3 Matt.
Nt Wetk: Thank's, Fn. and Sat. AT HOME ETHEL and WATF.RS ABROAD A Musical Holiday HERB ELEANOR WILLIAMS AND POWELL WINTER GARDEN. Bwl and 50th St. fvt.l 30 gUND ALLEY with ROY HARGRAVE Bent' Ceulourll "COMPLETELY FASCINATING." John Anderson, oumol SHt'BERT Theatre, W.
44th St. Ev. 8:40 Mala. Today and Thank lvlnf Day, 2:40 month ROLAND YOUNG in A TOITH OF "Flrat rate fun. BRIMSTONE Yl'0, With MARY I'HILI fancr It.
World-Telegram II. IPS GOLDEN, W. 45 St. Evt.S:45. Mali.
Wid. and Sal PRIME MARCHES ON FARCE LOADED WITH 1000 LAFF8! "Hilarlaual Staion i moil amtnlns arank!" Robert Garland. World-re-leeruM MOROSCO W. 4.1th St. LAc.
Eva. 8:40. Mati.Taday and Thanknlin NORMAN BEL GLDDES presents DEAD END BELASCO 44th East of way Ev. 8:40. Mats.
Thuri. ard Sat. at 2:40 FARL CARROLL SKETCH BOOK month with KEN MURRAY 8t. Thanki'i Day Mat. 3 P.M.
Evt. 8:30, ta S3. Mala. Today and II to $2 MARY BOLAND it New Jfujicol Comedy Jubilee JUNE KNIGHT and MELVILLE COOPER IMPERIAL IV. 45 St.
CHI. Eta. 8:0. Matinees Wed. and Burnt Manlle.
News. LET FREEDOM RING "No aurh rheers and bravon ulnee the eaon beaan." Richard Lockrldire, Sun BROADHURST W. 44th St. Ert.S0l.l2.J0 alt. Today and ThinhisHini Pay, tor ta l.iO 4th MONTH PUBLIC'S PRIZE COMEDY Moon OVER MULBERRY ST.
44TII ST. VY. of R'way, LAe. 4-43S1 Evi. 50t-S2 511.
Mall. Wad. and 50-JJ SEATS NOW FOR XMAS AND NEW YEARS "FLAMING WITH SINCERITY." Timet "STARK REALISM." Coleman, Mirror Mulatto VANDERBILT, 48 E. al B'wiy. BR.
B-0I3S Mali. and ThankiiMng, MAT. TODAY Women paid S3 as Juror MIGHT OF JANUARY 16 Orrufejf Dromoflo NoneUv in Venn' AMBASSADOR W.af B'vay. CO. 5-7057 En.
(I Ml. Mali. Sat.and Matt. Nant Wtskl Thankl a Day (3 P.M.) and Sat. Berkeley Siiurr: also Chinatown Sriuad Paul Muni.
Ann Dvorak, Dr. Socrates; also Dolorse filenwood. Fletbuih. Ave Granada. Church and Noitrand 'I nut, i i.ive ior love Coney M.
Ave. Broadway Mrlndv: Wanderer of the Wasteland Fletbuih Ave. and Kings Hgv.Diek Powell-Ruby Keeler III Shipmates Forever! I Trader Miitine I he little IS i at shot, with Sybil Jason Patio. Flatbuili and Midwooit Fred Astalre. tiinrer Rnicrrs In Top Hat: alps) harlir Chan In Shanghai, wllh Warner oland arkside.
Fiith'iih and Parkilde Avea. Pursuit: Itialio. FIslbiKh Ave. and Avenue Paul Muni in Dr. Socrates; also Hot lip Irans-Lux.
Flatbmh at Churth tiiace Moore in Love Me Forever LAST ATBI'Stl Venue I) Theatre. Ave. E. 43d St. The (ioose and the tlandrr: also Bonnie SrollaDOj PARK SLOPE f'iirllnn.
Fialbuih and 7th Avei. Metropolitan: aKo Dr. SmTiiIrs Plaia. Flnthmh Avo. and Park Piles Mullfiattan Moon: also She Her Man sandcrs, Poecl Park Writ.
nth 81. steamboat Round the Bend: Atlantic Adventure KINC.S HIGHWAY Anion, Klngi Highway snd E. IStli lit. The Last Doss of Pompeii and The Rainmakers, with Wbrclcr and TVO-ohay Kingswav. Kings H'gy Coney III.
All lor One. One foe All! The Three Mnsketeefal and Case of the Locke legs, villi Warren Wllllaaa AVINI .1 SECTION M.mor. Coney lit. Ava. and Avenue Tip: also Allnutic Ailvcnlure Avenue I and E.
1.1th 81, Nino Martini In lleic In Human, alsc, I'nul Muni in lir Sorrales AVFNI'E I' SECTION Aienne i Ave. UE. I6lh SI. Karrniiu; als Alter the Dance M.illair, Coney III. Ave.
and Avenui Frrdric Marrh, Metle oiieron The Dark Aniejl also Paul Muni In Dr. Sucartes li av more. Avenue and E. 46th SI. hlna Seas: also of the Kanse 0'ientin.
Ouenlm RnPil anil E. 'Slh SI. Mnnliiitt.in Moon; also I Killing shailnws noon also Manhattan Moon lliil Tip ami The Girl Friend and The Girl Friend llcdllrads on Parade: Wild Muslniif l.urky IK BROOKLYN BEDFORD PLAZA Established 111111 1308 Noon sirrii. sunday to p.m. DINNEU 75c Mfliwood.
Myitis Ave. and Oeralue 1,1. The Dark Ainicl. iiImi I'nt'lhcnon. Mvrtlo and WvrhQlf Avei.
o'shauthnrssv Him; liiiliiewnotl. Mvrtlo and CvorrM Avei. O'Khaiishnrssy's lln llivnli. Myrtle and Awl. Dailies Interim, also SOI HI llliOOKMA Sander's (ilolie.
I Hi St. The llaik Wei: TPP TAWFR! BROOKLYN'S SMART HOTEL MAin -MI0 lilEa Business Mcn'i Luncheon Irom 500. Dinner from 15c. Served In The Walnut Bar. Open from 13 Noon until 2 A.M.
"You'll like It because it's different." "AN ABBOTT HOTEL." Karl P. Abbott, Managing Director. O. Eugena Hamea, Manager, II I IVMslll R(i Alba, riuahlot An. sad Metropolitan; also Charlie than In Ah, news.
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