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  1. Bing Crosby MemorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Spokane 7

    Visit the house where this famous entertainer grew up. View approximately 200 items of Bing Crosby memorabilia, including the duplicate Oscar he won in 1944 for "Going My Way."

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  2. Gloria Jean Pens Vagabond ChicRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... piece.' "I was born in tandem with the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, probably to the tune of Bing Crosby's first public performance of 'White Christmas' on NBC radio that year, and named for American actress, child star Gloria Jean," ...

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  3. Gloria Jean's new book "Vagabond Chic" is an unpredictable...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... piece.' "I was born in tandem with the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, probably to the tune of Bing Crosby's first public performance of 'White Christmas' on NBC radio that year, and named for American actress, child star Gloria Jean," ...

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  4. Cac Studios Creates Immersive, Episodic, Musical Experience the Clifton's CanteenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... your ration card while you enjoy the show. Flash back to an era gone by when the Andrew Sisters, Judy Garland , Bing Crosby and the stars of the 40s entertain the troops with standards that you know and love all played by a jazz hot band. This is a ...

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  5. Neither Snow Nor RainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The American Scholar

    ... Truman held the title of postmaster of Grandview, Missouri. Walt Disney was a substitute carrier in Chicago. Bing Crosby was a clerk in Spokane, Washington. Rock Hudson delivered mail in Winnetka, Illinois. The mercurial jazz bassist and composer ...

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  6. Playhouse's 'Music Man' gets new starRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cape Cod Times

    ... to the playhouse. Clow has appeared on Broadway in six shows, most recently starring there as Bob Wallace (the Bing Crosby part from the movie) in the "Irving Berlin's White Christmas" stage musical in 2009. Other credits include "Assassins" and ...

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  7. Bing Crosby MemorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Spokane 7

    Visit the house where this famous entertainer grew up. View approximately 200 items of Bing Crosby memorabilia, including the duplicate Oscar he won in 1944 for "Going My Way."

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  8. Bing Crosby's legacy in golf gets a much deserved boostRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 26 | Golf World

    ... but that was not a bio. This new book idea was a go, but it took a few years for the work to get started.  Bing Crosby passed away in 1977 when Nathaniel was just 16 and his name has not been officially part of the innovative pro-am tour event ...

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  9. The Maple Leaf Tavern, one of Toronto's roughest bars, is born againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Globe and Mail

    Chef Jesse Vallins helps breathe new life into the Maple Leaf Tavern, with a team of cooks determined to shift every notion of pub food Todd Morgan bought the Maple Leaf Tavern on Gerrard Street in the summer of 2013 and soon announced, as a short entry on BlogTO put it, that he hoped to "recreate the feel of the era when the space was in its prime." This was no small goal; he could nearly as easily have pledged to remake Road to Zanzibar , the 1941 Bob Hope and Bing Crosby comedy, using only its original cast.

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  10. The Set List: Vintage jazz trio evokes era of swingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Marin Independent Journal

    The headliners at Sausalito's Jazz and Blues by the Bay concert this week are a trio of jazz songbirds who go by the name Duchess and channel girl groups of the swing era like the Andrews Sisters and the Boswell Sisters. Their harmonies are tight, the band swings and the trio's song list would fit right into a USO show hosted by Bob Hope and Bing Crosby.

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  11. Bing Crosby's youngest son recounts how golf cemented bond with famous dad - Sun, 19 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... But golf was the game that became his passion and his livelihood, and for that he thanks his famous father. Bing Crosby's youngest son was barely grip-high to a 4-iron when his nanny taught him to swing a sawed-off By Nathaniel Crosby and John ...

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  12. Aspiring sportscaster is inspiring to othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | The Wave

    ... have been OK with that." A short time later, Nathaniel's mother assigned him to become the host of the PGA's Bing Crosby National Pro-Am at Pebble Beach, to carry on his tradition. Here, Nathaniel can vouch for his father's love of the sport and ...

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  13. Book Review: "Unsung Hollywood Musicals of the Golden Era"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Examiner.com

    ... singer-actors like Russ Columbo and Kate Smith, who did not enjoy the movie career that their contemporary Bing Crosby enjoyed. The chapter on slumming is an entertaining look at actor who were not known for musicals, having to do them as per their ...

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  14. Hip Pocket Theatre offers enchanting take on a Connecticut YankeeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... "ooh" and "aah" in unison reactions, and there are even references to Hip Pocket's past ("there is no room for Bing Crosby on Highway 80"). The cast enthusiastically jumps into the theatrical playpen. Johnny's daughter Lake designed the hand-held ...

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  15. Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson are a classic comedy duo in the tradition of Abbott & Costello and Bob Hope & Bing Crosby. Has plenty of emotional hooks, some great lines and is no stinker, despite simply following what amounts to the same plot current as before except "The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty.

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  16. Bing Crosby MemorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Spokane 7

    Visit the house where this famous entertainer grew up. View approximately 200 items of Bing Crosby memorabilia, including the duplicate Oscar he won in 1944 for "Going My Way."

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  17. Terence Davies blends beauty and bleakness in Sunset SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Canada.com

    ... for me." No doubt. But for those unfamiliar with Davies, rest assured his films are far more Ingmar Bergman than Bing Crosby. There is little that's sugary about Sunset Song. Naturally, Davies disagrees: "I never think of my films as bleak. But ...

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  18. a Magic Mikea musical coming to Broadway in 2016-2017 season: PlaybillRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Washington Times

    ... new score from the Tony Award-winning Ragtime and Seussical team" of Lynn Ehrens and Stephen Flaherty. The 1942 Bing Crosby classic "Holiday Inn" will receive a similar update. "The new libretto by Gordon Greenberg and Chad Hodge augments Irving ...

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  19. Bing Crosby MemorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | Spokane 7

    Visit the house where this famous entertainer grew up. View approximately 200 items of Bing Crosby memorabilia, including the duplicate Oscar he won in 1944 for "Going My Way."

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  20. Elvis Presley 'Blue Hawaii' movie locations in OahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Examiner.com

    ... 1961, was not inspired by the drink. The movie got its name from the title song which was actually a remake of a Bing Crosby song from his 1937 film Waikiki Wedding . The open-air entrance to the hotel was also used in Presley's film. Elvis drives ...

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