Cedar Rapids Gazette, March 20, 1974, Page 66

Cedar Rapids Gazette

March 20, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - March 20, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 4 C The Cedar Rapids Gazette: We J., Mar. 20. 1971 Broadway Beat Bv leonard Lyons NKW YORK - Zero Mostcl, who opened last week in the revival of “Ulysses in Night-town", once dined with Burgess Meredith, director of the show. Each one wrote out real, cashable checks for $1 .OOO to the other’s order. They then exchanged the checks, tore them up simultaneously, and embraced, saying: “Thanks for your thoughtful gift. And next year, let’s make it for $2,000.” Opera star Beverly Sills said of Goddard Lieberson, head of Columbia Records who was honored with the Richard Rodgers award for distinguished service to the performing arts last week: “God plays man so beautifully” After Betty Comden, Adolph Green and Leonard Bernstein entertained, Dick Cavett remarked:    “Not    since Haldeman, Ehrlichman and Mitchell have three people provided so much entertainment. But now I hope it’s their turn to face the music.” * * * Gerald R Ford, who received an award at the annual luncheon of the Women’s National Republican club at the Waldorf, described himself as “an instant vice-president”. California Gov. Ronald Reagan was also honored and foresaw the time when a woman could become President. He added: “But it would be rather awkward to have her husband referred to as the ‘First Lady’.” Salvador Dali, whose monthlong exhibition opened last week at the Knoedler gallery, was once hit by a taxi while he crossed a New York street. He was only slightly injured, and when helped to his feet, insisted on tipping the cab driver. “I am still alive,” he explained. “I am grateful he did not kill me.” Robert Duvall, who costarred in Francis Ford Coppola’s “The Godfather’’, will have an un- Leonard Lyons • Sot. March 23 • BRASS UNLIMITED PRAIRIE MOON BALLROOM Prairieburg, Iowa Dress Up Un let Ret. 437-2271 billed appearance in “The Conversation", the director’s next film. OPP Adm. Alan K. Shepard, America’s first man in space, who announced he’d soon retire from the navy and from NASA, visited the home of a friend and saw photographs of racing cars on the walls. The man who made two space voyages and drove a golfball on the moon asked his host: “You mean you really race those things? They go so fast — and they’re so dangerous.” Impressionist David Frye makes a return engagement at Jimmy’s next week and explained why he waited only five weeks between appearances: “I wanted to perform again while the people I imitate are still in office.” Flay wright Dale Wassermam saw Josephine Baker perform at Raffles and later asked the 67-year-old star about a skimpy costume she wore on the Paris stage in 1925. “I wouldn’t wear that today," she smiled. “When I tried it on recently to see if it still fit, I felt drafts in places I never did before.” Glynis Johns, star of “A Little Night Music”, told a friend last night: “Please don’t call me on a Sunday. It’s the one day ‘working’ actresses rest after a hard week’s work. And ifs also Tonight— WED. MIKE FLACK —•Thor*,— THE SHOW BUDS • Dancing • Cocktails • Beer Thee Czech Inn Heart of Czech Town 6416th Ave. SW the one day we can say. ‘Don’t call us, we’ll call you’ ’’ Hon Galella, the photographer who was involved in law suits with Jacqueline Onassis. was at the new Broadway Lindy's. Asked which people make the best subjects for pictures, he replied: “Usually those who don’t want to he photographed.” Theodore Bikel, who opens at the St. Regis Maisonette next month, recently celebrated his 50th birthday. “I used to bo shy about my age," he said, “and if anyone asked, I’d simply say ‘I’ve survived three revivals of the wide necktie’." * * # Robert Redford dined at Copain with Bill Bradley and Dave DeBusschere, the star forwards of the N. Y. Knicks basketball team last week, after a game which ended late. By way of apology to the maitre d’ for being late, the actor telephoned the maitre d’s girlfriend. Later that night she told her boy friend: “I got a call from Robert Redford tonight! Who needs you?” Leo Fuchs, star of “Here Comes the Groom”, was reunited with his friend, Haze Scott, who’s now performing at Jimmy Weston’s. He told her how surprised he was when his box office manager reported that ticket sales last Monday had been the best since the musical opened. “How can that be?” asked an astonished Fuchs, “because there was no show that day. And why are our ‘best days’ always the days when I’m not there . .?” * ♦ * Irvin Feld, president and producer of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey circus, which opens at the end of the month, spoke of the new finale to the opening act, the Samel mixed animals. Theater Time for Wednesday PARAMOUNT - “Mister TIMES — “Summer Wishes, Supcrlnvisible” — 7:20, 9:20    N inter Dreams” — 1:45; 3:35, 5:25, 7:25, 9:25; shorts — 1:30, IOWA - “Man of the East” 3:20. 5:10, 7:05, 9 05. - 1:35, 3.35, 5:35, 7:35, 9:35.    PLAZA    - "Fantasia” - 7, 9:20. STAGE I — “American WORLD - “Sting” - 1:45, Graffiti” - 7:45, 9 50 4:10, 6:50 , 9.30; shorts - 1:30, 3.55, 6:25. 9:05. Stage 2 Cleavon Little (above), Mel Brooks, Harvey Kerman and Alex Karras star in "Blazing Saddles”, satirical western opening at the Stage 2 theater Wednesday. Thurs-Fri.-Sat. MUSIC BY THE Stan-Dell's S TAGE 2 — “Blazing Saddles" — 7:40. 9:35. STAGE 3 — “Serpico” — 7:30. 9:50. STAGE 4 — “Cinderella Liberty” — 7:30, 9:45. KASK IWN I - “The Exorcist" - 6, 8:15. BASTOWN 2 - “The Exorcist" - 7:15, 9:30. MARION — Features at ll, I, 3, 5. 7, 9. COLLINS — “Blue Money" — 8; “Naked Countess” — 9:45. I \\ IN WEST — “When Women Played" — 8:05; “Three Cornered Bed ’ — 9:55. Screaming Fans Greet Presley Homecoming MEMPHIS Term. (AP)-Glit-tering in a white jumpsuit, Elvis Presley drew screams and cheers with a homecoming concert in Memphis, where he started his c areer 20 years ago. Presley 39, gave four concerts over the weekend and will give another Wednesday. A Red Cross volunteer at the opening concert attended by 12,000, said lots of aspirin and earplugs were given out. THE MEETING PLACE FUN GAMES Mondays at 7:30 OPEN 9-2 Don Geater, Bob Tischerj (REPLACE L0UN6I HIAWATHA in th* Unique Mott! (25 A Att NE preterit* The Fantastic Exotic and Belly Dancer “Keita Lelta” Direct from Jamaica! Times Scheduled to begin play at the Times theater Wednesday, "Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams”, drama of middle-aged doldrums, stars Joanne Woodward and Martin Balsam. Burtons Celebrate Tenth Anniversary OROVILLE, Calif. (UPI) -Actor Richard Burton bought his wife, Liz Taylor, a $20 gold piece surrounded by a cluster of rubies to celebrate the eouplo's loth wedding anniversary. Tile couple celebrated the occasion while on location here filming “The Klansman” They were married iii an eight-floor suite of tilt* Ritz-Karlton hotel in Montreal March 15, 1964. The gold part of the piece, made in the form of a pendant, was said to have been found in the Oroville area. WEDNESDAY MARCH 20 DICK KETELSEN FRI. MAR. 22 Robins & Alburnett Volunteer Fire Dept Dance COLLINS ROAD DRI VI- IN THI Af RI % Mill FAST OI CINI FR POINT RO WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOUNG GIRLS FROM , SWALL TOWNS HIT THE BIG CITY...BROKE? BUIE MONEY -iii un mw a amar FIRST AVE. At 15th ST. S I. FRIE BARKING TIMES 70 SURROUND SPEAKERS 364-8613 STARTS TO-DAY! ' ADULTS-UOO CHILDREN 75e YOU NAME IT . . . THEY’RE READY FOR ITI “LOVE OFFICE STYLE” —plus— “DEADLY SEX” UTE SHOW FRI.ISAT. 11:00 PM SHOWS DOILY ll, 1,3,5,74 9 ¥ is !#■ rn t w Now Open! 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