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Texas Guinan, queen of the night clubs

by Louise Berliner

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin, TX .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Guinan, Texas.,
    • Entertainers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Louise Berliner.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2287.G75 B47 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 221 p. :
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1701271M
      ISBN 100292781113
      LC Control Number92001720

      In he presented a photoplay starring H. B. Warner in God's Man ( film). Texas Guinan was one of the stars featured in Sherrill's Frohman productions.. Sherrill was involved in film industry discussions about hiring extras directly rather than via agents. He was also at meetings of the National Association of the Motion Pictures Industry seeking to have presidential candidates address. All the trivia you can handle about Queen of the Night Clubs, , directed by Bryan Foy, with Texas Guinan, John Davidson, Lila Lee.

      Queen of the Night Clubs adalah film Pre-Code dari Amerika Serikat produksi tahun bergenre drama musikal yang diproduseri dan disutradarai oleh Bryan Foy, distributed by Warner Bros., serta dibintangi oleh hostes legendaris Texas ini juga menampilkan Eddie Foy, Jr., Lila Lee, dan George Raft. Queen of the Night Clubs dianggap sebagai film hilang.   PODCAST Dry wit! Wet lips!The story of Prohibition during the Jazz Age and the movie star-turned-hostess who became the toast of New York nightlife. Texas Guinan was the queen of the speakeasy era, the charismatic and sassy hostess of New York’s hottest nightclubs of the s. Her magnetism, sharpened by years of work in Hollywood, would make her one of the great icons of the .

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Texas Guinan, queen of the night clubs by Louise Berliner Download PDF EPUB FB2

Texas Guinan: Queen of the Night Clubs Hardcover – January 1, by Louise Berliner (Author) › Visit Amazon's Louise Berliner Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Louise /5(2). As Louise Berliner recounts in her book, Texas Guinan: Queen of the Nightclubs, one evening, Texas showed up at a party at the Beaux Arts Café on West 40th Street, a high-class haunt for affluent swells and theatrical grand eminences.

"Hello, Suckers!" Every night she flung that greeting at the Jazz Age flappers and gents who crowded in to see the "Queen of the Nightclubs" work her magic. They came to laugh and drink and forget the world outside - and Texas Guinan kept the party going. She was the wittiest nightclub hostess in New York, and her clubs had the best floor shows, the most elegant decor, and all the bootleg.

this book is great. texas guinan was a short lived silent film star she typically played cowgirls or tough pioneer women.

once her stint as a movie star was over she began her true calling as the owner and proprietor of famous night clubs/5. Born in Texas in to Irish parents, some sources Texas Guinan one or both of her parents were born in Dublin, Ireland.

Mary Louise Cecilia Guinan, better known as Texas Guinan was a movie star and star of the New York stages. But she is probably best known for being the Queen of the Nightclubs.

Texas Guinan, Actress: Queen of the Night Clubs. It's hard to be very specific about any dates or events early in the life of Texas Guinan. She loved publicity and frequently improvised facts about herself when she felt they made better stories than the truth.

She was born in Waco, Texas, but likely not on a ranch as she often claimed. She was active in vaudeville and theater, and was in many Occupation: Actress, Producer.

Guinan returned to the Broadway stage with her own revue, Padlocks ofand made two talking pictures, Queen of the Night Clubs () and Broadway thru a Keyhole (). Inafter her road company was refused permission to perform in France, she renamed her revue Too Hot for Paris and took it on a Western tour, during which she fell.

QUEEN OF THE NIGHTCLUBS - TEXAS GUINAN with Fan Dancer SALLY RAND - Duration: Historic Films Stock Footage Arch views. Queen of the Night Clubs is a American Pre-Code musical drama film produced and directed by Bryan Foy, distributed by Warner Bros., and starred legendary nightclub hostess Texas picture, which featured appearances by Eddie Foy, Jr., Lila Lee, and George Raft, is now considered a lost film.

A still existing vintage movie trailer of this film displays no clip of the tography: Edwin B. DuPar. InGuinan played a character based on herself, a nightclub owner named “Texas Malone,” in a movie melodrama, an early talkie, Queen of the Night Clubs (the.

Texas Guinan, queen of the night clubs. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Texas Guinan; Texas Guinan: Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Louise Berliner.

She was Texas Guinan who lived through the twilight of the great dinner days, adapted herself to the Prohibition night club, as the famous "Howdy, Sucker!" greeter, and finally died, of all things, from a drink of water.

Joking, even on her deathbed, Guinan said: " The water rusted my iron constitution.". Texas Guinan: Queen of the Night Clubs Louise Berliner.

out of 5 stars 2. Hardcover. 11 offers from $ Next. Special offers and product promotions. Amazon Business: For business-only pricing, quantity discounts and FREE Shipping. Register a free business account; Product s: 3. Texas Guinan was survived by her three siblings and both parents.

Her father Michael Guinan was 79 years old when he died, two years later, in Her mother Bessie, who lived to bedied in The Queen of the Night Clubs is interred in the Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, New York.

That’s not an insult to you, dear reader. That’s how Texas Guinan, New York’s “Queen of the Nightclubs,” used to greet her patrons, friends and protégés — among them Mae West, Barbara Stanwyck, Legs Diamond, Lucky Lindbergh, Rudolph Valentino — the cream of the Jazz Age crop.

And I don’t know about you, but I’d never heard. This is the persona displayed in Incendiary Blonde (), the flashy Hollywood biopic about Guinan starring Betty Hutton, and by Guinan playing herself in a few early Talkies, including the now-lost Queen of the Night Clubs ().

But Guinan, born in Waco, Texas, obviously the source of her nickname, first achieved national prominence in the. This edition published in by University of Texas Press in Austin, TX. Written in English — pages This edition doesn't have a description :   Most famous for the string of prohibition-era speakeasies over which she presided, in her day Texas Guinan was also a star in films, the musical stage, and vaudeville.

She was born Mary Louise Cecilia “Mamie” Guinan on her parents’ ranch in Waco, Texas in Her parents sprang for music lessons, but as a young girl, she was equally at home absorbing the skills of the ranch hands. Texas Guinan seemed to know everyone in the Roaring Twenties - the Prince of Wales, Ruby Keeler, George Raft, Rudolph Valentino, Walter Winchell, Mae West, Aimee Semple MacPherson, and even President Harding - and Berliner offers intriguing views of Guinan's relationship with many of these varied timely book, the first fully documented study of Guinan's life, will be important.

Overview of Queen of the Night Clubs,directed by Bryan Foy, with Texas Guinan, John Davidson, Lila Lee, at Turner Classic Movies. On September 28th he died. William B. Davidson, a tall, strapping leading man in American silent films, went on to portray men of authority in films such as the Assistant District Attorney who clashed mightily with speakeasy hostess Texas Malone [played by Texas Guinan] in "The Queen of the Night Clubs" [].• • Born on 16 June in Dobbs Ferry, New York, William B.

Davidson. In the ’s Texas Guinan ruled the night, the undisputed Queen of the Night Clubs. A wisecracking, besequined, outrageous dame, who became an exuberant symbol of the Roaring Twenties, as well known as Babe Ruth, Charlie Chaplin and Lucky Lindy.Louise Berliner.

Texas Guinan: Queen of the Night Clubs. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, ISBN Anthony Slide. The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville.