By Carol Lynn Scherling
Author Carol Lynn Scherling chronicles the years that the Blondie caricature was once become a twenty-eight-film franchise at Columbia images in the course of 1938-1950. detect how the tale developed right into a long-running radio express and a number of other short-lived American tv sequence. learn about the enterprise enterprise concerning Daisy, the canines co-star, and Arthur Lake, the actor identified top for bringing Dagwood Bumstead, the bumbling husband of Blondie, to existence in movies, on outdated Time Radio, and on tv. study little recognized minutiae concerning the different actors and actresses, corresponding to Penny Singleton as Blondie, Larry Simms as child Dumplings/Alexander Bumstead, Majorie Ann Mutchie as Cookie Bumstead, Jonathan Hale as Mr. Dithers, Danny Mummert as Alvin Fuddle, and Jerome Cowan as Mr. Radcliffe.
Introduction via Will Hutchins, who starred as Dagwood in a Blondie CBS tv sequence (1968-1969). specified synopses of every motion picture. Illustrated. 212 pages.
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