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Night in New Orleans movie program

@ National Museum of American History

Robeson, Paul Rogers, Ginger Fonda, Henry Robinson, Edward Boyer, Charles Waters, Ethel


Original program for films shown the week of October 18, 1942 at the Strand Theatre in Ipswich, Massachusetts. The cover
 of the program highlights the October 18 screening of Night in New Orleans. Preston Foster, Patricia Morison, and Albert Dekker star in this crime drama about a police lieutenant investigating a puzzling murder case.The second page highlights an advertisement for the October 19 to 21 showings of Tales of Manhattan. This drama follows the story of a jacket being passed to a multitude of people in New York City. Charles Boyer, Ginger Rogers, Henry Fonda, Edward G. Robinson, Paul Robeson, Ethel Waters, and Charles Laughton all star in this film.Page three features two film advertisements for October 22 and 23. The Pied Piper is a drama starring Monty Woolley, Roddy McDowall, and Anne Baxter that is set during the Nazi invasion of France in 1940. The second is the latest edition of March of Time. The film, The Fighting French, details the true story of the French fight for freedom.The final page of the program is dedicated to a double feature screening on October 24. A Desperate Chance for Ellery Queen is a mystery starring William Gargan and Margaret Lindsay. The second film is It Happened in Flatbush. This sports comedy starring Lloyd Nolan and Carole Landis follows the story of a washed up baseball player who manages his old team.Currently not on view
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