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The Resource My life in vaudeville : the autobiography of Ed Lowry, edited and with an introduction by Paul M. Levitt, (electronic resource)

My life in vaudeville : the autobiography of Ed Lowry, edited and with an introduction by Paul M. Levitt, (electronic resource)

Label
My life in vaudeville : the autobiography of Ed Lowry
Title
My life in vaudeville
Title remainder
the autobiography of Ed Lowry
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Paul M. Levitt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An entertaining record of a life and a time Ed Lowry joined the vaudeville circuit in 1910 at the age of fourteen. He never achieved stardom equal to the likes of Fred Allen, Jack Benny, George Burns, Buster Keaton, or Eddie Cantor, and he never considered himself an "artiste." Instead, he saw himself as a hoofer and comic simply trying to make a living on the vaude scene. My Life in Vaudeville recounts Lowry's long career in entertainment from the viewpoint of a foot soldier with a big dream. Lowry's story begins in the heyday of vaudeville in the
Biography type
autobiography
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1896-1983
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Lowry, Ed
Dewey number
792.7092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Levitt, Paul M
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  • Lowry, Ed
  • Entertainers
  • Vaudeville
  • United States
Label
My life in vaudeville : the autobiography of Ed Lowry, edited and with an introduction by Paul M. Levitt, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • Includes filmography
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- An old-timer's lament -- Johnny newcomer -- All in one pocket -- Home again and broke again -- No excuses in show biz -- Have a cigar! -- Good-bye, meal ticket -- The Palace-at last! -- Next to closing -- This is Broadway -- The king and I and pâté de foie gras -- Cheerio, London-hello St. Louis -- Two strikes-walked again -- Whereas -- The St. Louis boos -- Farewell to Mr. St. Louis -- Permanent address- Beverly Hills -- Back east for another try -- Vaudeville returns via the G.I. circuit -- New horse-same jockey
Control code
ocn730524470
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809386154
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730524470
Label
My life in vaudeville : the autobiography of Ed Lowry, edited and with an introduction by Paul M. Levitt, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • Includes filmography
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- An old-timer's lament -- Johnny newcomer -- All in one pocket -- Home again and broke again -- No excuses in show biz -- Have a cigar! -- Good-bye, meal ticket -- The Palace-at last! -- Next to closing -- This is Broadway -- The king and I and pâté de foie gras -- Cheerio, London-hello St. Louis -- Two strikes-walked again -- Whereas -- The St. Louis boos -- Farewell to Mr. St. Louis -- Permanent address- Beverly Hills -- Back east for another try -- Vaudeville returns via the G.I. circuit -- New horse-same jockey
Control code
ocn730524470
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809386154
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730524470

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