Oct 29, 2013
Blackface costumes revive controversy...
This Oct. 1, 2013 file photo shows actress Julianne Hough at the 20th Annual "FFANY Shoes on Sale" Gala presented by QVC and FFANY in New York.
Cabaret Life Nyc: Corinna Sowers-Adler 'Catapults' Herself...
Like a cabaret Wizardess of Oz, Corinna Sowers -Adler takes joy in granting requests .
Los Angeles Times
Silent films that express an era
Warner Bros. caused a seismic sensation Oct. 6, 1927, when the studio premiered "The Jazz Singer," the first feature that included sound using synchronized dialogue sequences.
Most haunted spots in the Bay Area
Suite 1221 at the St. Francis Hotel is always in high demand: It's where singer Al Jolson died mid-poker game in 1950 ... and maybe never left.
Erie Times News
This Day in History for Oct. 6
On Oct. 6, 1927, the era of talking pictures arrived with the opening of "The Jazz Singer," starring Al Jolson, a movie that featured both silent and sound-synchronized sequences.