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Sir Rudolf Bing - who, for twenty-three years, used to be basic supervisor of the Metropolitan Opera residence.

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But we’ve talked about me all night,” I replied. “It’s your turn, Paul. I only know you’re Betzi’s friend from California. You produce oil for cars, you just arrived here in New York, you love to dance, and you are very persuasive in telling this girl, a perfect stranger, what she should do with her career. ” He smiled. “Why don’t we have supper tomorrow night, Teddy, after your performance, when we have more time? ” I nodded yes and walked out of El Morocco on a cloud. When we arrived at the Algonquin, Paul escorted me into the lobby.

Every evening we dressed in our most glamorous gowns. Lois Elliman, Timmy Dobbin, Gloria Braggiotti, and I arrived at nine, each with our escort, sat at the table next to the orchestra, had dinner on the house, and danced until our particular number was played. Then up we’d go to the bandstand and sing our song. ” It was fun, and every college friend of my brother’s vied to be my partner for the evening. It cost them nothing but the price of gas to drive down from Yale, or up from Princeton, to wear a dinner jacket, have supper on the house, and dance till dawn.

It was a great day. ” I got a job singing after the show each night at the Gotham Hotel’s supper club. Later that same year, Leonard put on another revue called Fools Rush In. We opened on Christmas night, 1934. The show was great and the audience loved us, but by then our fate had been sealed. The critics had been invited to review the last rehearsal, and they crucified us. William Brady, our producer, put up the closing notice immediately. Instead of giving up, however, Leonard started hunting for backers.

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