LILAC TIME Glass Slides

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LILAC TIME Glass Slides

Unread post by bobfells » Tue Feb 08, 2011 8:01 pm

I recently acquired some mint-conditioned glass slides promoting the Colleen Moore-Gary Cooper film, LILAC TIME (1928) and its charming theme song. I have two more enroute that I hope are the first part of the song. These represent the last verse.

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Might be nice to add on one of the recordings from Youtube, either Gene Austin or John McCormick.
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Unread post by Gagman 66 » Tue Feb 08, 2011 9:56 pm

Bob,

Gean Austin is great. I have not heard the John McCormack one. Anyway, I thought that was Colleen's Hubby? :lol:

Try this outstanding instrumental version on TCM CFU. Performed by a genuine Movie Palace-Tango Orchestra. You may need to click on the play button a couple times to get it to run. I thought I had this up before, but I must have been mistaken.


http://fan.tcm.com/_Juanita-Jeannine-I- ... 66470.html


http://fan.tcm.com/_Jeannine-I-Dream-Of ... 70.html?b=

http://fan.tcm.com/_Jeannine-I-Dream-Of ... 66470.html
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Unread post by Harold Aherne » Tue Feb 08, 2011 10:40 pm

Gagman 66 wrote:Gene Austin is great. I have not heard the John McCormick one. Anyway, I thought that was Colleen's hubby?
John McCormack (1884-1945) was the famous Irish tenor and married Lily Foley in 1906.

John McCormick (1893-1961) was the Hollywood producer married to Colleen.

Here's the former's rendition of "Jeannine", recorded for Victor on 19 November 1928:
http://tinyurl.com/4kks32r

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Unread post by Gagman 66 » Tue Feb 08, 2011 10:45 pm

Harold,

:o I know that I was just Joking. John McCormick was also an All American Offensive lineman at Nebraska back in the mid 80s' Thanks for the link!

Hey, I like these versions here quite a bit.




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