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Well! : reflections on the life and career of Jack Benny / Michael Leannah, editor.

Book Book ([2007])
Description: ix, 161 pages : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles, photographs ; 23 cm
Publisher: Albany, GA : BearManor Media, [2007]
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Wakefield. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Wakefield Adult NEW Nonfiction (Across from Circulation Desk) Biography Benny (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9781593931018
  • ISBN: 1593931018
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographial references (page 161) .
Contents:
I remember Jack / Frank Bresee -- Sweetest music this side of Waukegan / Clair Schulz -- In the movies with Jack Benny / Kay Linaker with Janine Marr -- Finding himself in the footlights : Jack Benny in Vaudeville / Pam Munter -- Women in Benny's life : an examination of Jack's luck with the fairer sex in radio, TV, and the movies / Mark Higgins -- Benny's war / B.J. Borsody -- Cheapskate Benny or generous Jack? / Charles A. Beckett -- Balzer on Benny / Jordan R. Young -- To be or not to be : Jack Benny in Hollywood, 1940-45 / Philip G. Harwood -- Jack Benny and Fred Allen : the fierce fighting of good friends / Noell Wolfgram Evans -- My adventures in Hollywood / Jack Benny -- Benny's floopers and blubs (Uh, bloopers and flubs) / Michael Leannah -- Better play, Don / Jack Benny -- Jack and Johnny : to each a fan, to each a friend / Steve Newvine -- From the cradle to the grave : the births and deaths of the principal characters of "The Jack Benny Program" / Ron Sayles and Michael Leannah -- What're you laughing at, Mary? the comic voice of Mary Livingstone / Kathryn Fuller-Seeley -- Mel Blanc : man of a thousand voices / Marc Reed -- Jack Benny : cartoon star / Derek Tague and Michael J. Hayde -- Jack Benny : guardian angel / Steve Thompson -- Timing is everything / Jordan R. Young -- Finding Jack Benny in today's Waukegan / Michael Mildredson.
Summary:
The ultimate book on Jack Bennys varied career contains the reminiscences of friends and coworkers and a collection of essays.
Authors: Leannah, Michael. (Added Author).
Alternate Title: Reflections on the life and career of Jack Benny
Citation: Leannah, Michael. "Well! : reflections on the life and career of Jack Benny." Albany, GA : BearManor Media, 2007.

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