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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - January 29, 1939, High Point, North Carolina Pace two Sec. The High Point Enterprise Piedmont Center of High Point North Carolina sunday january 2�. I a St. Louis blues with Dorothy Humour to open Center theut Nelson Eddy and Jennette Macdonald in a a sweethearts thursday a up the River at Broadhurst theatre starting Toda feature show plays in South for first time has Bern especially arranged by manager Hugh smart Hor gala opening Dorothy Lamoure a latest starring attraction a St. Louis blues a has been selected As the opening attraction for the new Center theater tomorrow night at 6 30. The picture a delightful Romance with music plays High Point prior to any other City in the South. The engagement being especially arranged by manager Hugh smart for the new theater a gala opening night. Teamed with rugged Lloyd Nolan miss Lamour plays a dazzling theatrical celebrity who runs away from Fame and Glamour and finds love on a Mississippi River showboat. The Story plots miss Lamoure so exciting experiences from the dra a Matic moment when she rebels a against her managers insistence that she always appear in Public in a Sarong palming herself off As a South sea native and decides to make her getaway once a and for All. From this Point on most of the action of a St. Louis blues takes place aboard Nolan a rather Down at the heels showboat one of the few such crafts remaining on the a a River in 1939. Not knowing who a miss Lamour is when she arrives in a much bedraggled state the hard boiled Nolan gives her a Job As Singer. The showboat sequences offer miss Lamour and other members of the cast ample opportunities to sing Hollywood s newest and most _ popular song hits. The five new numbers Are a Dkl Ndu a in Melsome a Al go for that a a Blue a Junior and a lets dream in the Moonlight. A St. Louis blues a boasts one of the years most talented casts of supporting players. Tito Guizar the charming Young mexican who won feminine hearts everywhere in a a a Tropic Holiday a a plays a Mississippi planter in love with one of the showboat troupe. Mary a spun a a King Parker. Maxine Sullivan the Dusky songstress who has made swinging the classics a National pastime renders her versions of a Bloch Lomond a and the a famous russian Folk song a dark or. Moto plays in a thriller a or. Motels la to warning to play at Broadhurst wednesday and thursday another thrilling adventure with or. Moto in his latest picture or. Moto s last warning which plays the Broadhurst theater wednesday and thursday. The picture open with a band of plotters conspiring to cause a crisis through a catastrophe near so Funn ifs Donri vhf la Leal it up the River Proton Stu Phyllis Brooks Tony Mari in today Mon tues. B Hoad Hirst i tops the Side splitting comedy of Topper buium Barmen amp Wyouna Burke a top pts takes a top Moto follow a killer to the Bottom of the sea / a or. Motos last warning afer lome a Var Etnia Field a i amp Onlo Cortez wed. Thurs. Broadhurst singing Star presented in technicolor outstanding musical treat of new movie season to be at cent the outstanding musical j of the new movie season Coli Tho new a enter theater Thi with the fifth co starring a Anre of a Janette Macdona Nelson Eddy in a sweat i film nation of the note Herbert operetta and Markka j first appearance of the a singing team in a technicolor duct Ion. The new picture also m departure upon the part of Macdonald Aud Eddy from j of their previous Triumph Quot naughty Marietta a "may1 and a girl of the Golden we i being a modern comedy the ? j play having been adapted a the Herbert operetta by the comedy writers Dorothy i and Alan Campbell. W. S. Van Dyke ii and Stromberg respective director producer of a naughty Marl again joined forces on the fit lion of boasts a supporting cast of distinguished strafe and a headliners As Frank Morga Bolger Florence Rice Auer Herman Bing rat Gardiner Fay Holden ally j Olin Howland. Lucile i Gene and Kathleen Loc Belton Churchill and Little Kilburn boy Star of a lord Victor Herbert a Lovely abounds in the picture with Macdonald and Eddy hew eight musical numbers them , a a pc Rade a a wooden shoes a Lover must meet his Fate a Mer serenade a a pretty As Ture a a sweethearts Quot and Gray Home in the Macdonald Danices with the Ber footed Ray Bolger be original Albertina Ratch and striking chorus ensemble other highlights in a picture with music and color. The Story depicts the to singing team As a happily m couple who Are the reigning Cal comedy stars of the Way stage. In order to to their desertion of Broadw the beckoning realms of hoi their producer. Frank Morg sorts to a strategy in Quot play within a play Beconi Pivotal Factor. Morgan a. Loses his stars to the fit consequence but All ends h amid singing dancing and have eliminated Moto major obstacle to the Success of their plot. Moto however is not so easily disposed of and keeps close on the Trail of the ringleader Ricardo Cortez who utilizes the novel medium of a ventriloquists Dummy to impart instructions to the members of his band. With the Aid of George Sanders and Cortez s sweetheart. Virginia Field Moto learns Cortez a Complete plans. The knowledge in this Case turns out to be a a dangerous thing a however and Moto is trapped tied in a sack and thrown into the sea. How he escapes Cap us z anal satisfied that they i urea the plotters and brings his Mission to an exciting conclusion makes a emr. Motors last warning it one of the most thrilling and end pertaining pictures in this popular j series. Tho featured cast also in-1 eludes John Carradine and Joan j Carol. Hilarious comedy Topper takes a trip with Constance Bennett at Paramount Quot up the River is screwball that in t in i i 8 Are Mort than 1,001 is of the sport of Ai United states. A City ordinance of Buenos Aires Argentina required Nortor its to keep their automobiles free of mud. Indian summer is not connected with any particular month but May occur All the Way from september to december. Up she goes out you come. With laughs you never had before All Star cast in merry 4 portrayal of Hal Roaches latest comedy production Constance Bennett the glamorous blonde who proved herself a first rate comedienne in last years a a Topper and a Merily we live a returns to the screen in another mad and merry portrayal in Mal Roaches latest comedy production Quot Topper takes a scheduled for its initial showing on the the Paramount theater today monday and tuesday. The cast of players in miss Bennett s sup brilliantly in a a Topper last year and in a the Young in heart this year portrays Cosmo Topper the banker who manages to slide into marital and fiscal difficulties when miss Bennett a Phi Lanthrop pie ally takes a hand in his affairs. Billie Burke one of the screens most popular comedienne who achieved wide acclaim last year As or. Topper s victorian and Shock Able wife is again Gullible mrs. Topper who gets into a whole series of strange scrapes when she is followed to the Rivera by or. Ass port reads like a Galaxy of Holly Topper Woods Best known celebrities. Alan Mowbray who reached new Roland Young Pho scored so i comic Heights in or. Roaches Topper s Girt Friend is Back with her tricks. She Isnit there hut she won t go Awa. You la e laughing Al nothing. It makes sense still it does no after it is All Over you la have laughed St the hilarious unique comedy As you be note laughed at another picture. Thrill packed Romance a there goes my heart a is cast As Valet to or. Young and he manages to infuse his duties with a dash of hilarity Aud to complicate his actions with bus usual unique logic. As the gentleman who is attracted by mrs. Toppers goodly Fortune Alexander do Arcy con a tributes a portrayal of a penniless i Man about town with a Fine flair i for love making. Also importantly h ast in this line up of Stellar players arc Franklin Pangburn Verree Tea so ale and Paul Hurst. The direction of this merry melange of comedy and comedians j was in the hands of Norman z. Mcleod who proved himself a j master of the comic technique when he staged a stopper a a merrily we live and a there goes my theme departs from serious to comic football team in prison Seldom do the movie studios turn out As uproarious a comedy As a up the River a the new picture which plays today monday and tuesday at the Broadhurst theater a Welcome Relief from the Cycle of grim prison melodramas with their worthy but solemn messages of social Reform a up the River Quot transforms the usually sombre Walls of a state Penitentiary into a background for some of the most screwball situations some of the Hest swing tunes some of the most riotous football sequences of recent months. The Story concerns itself with a group of Happy inmates in a i state prison which i radio in every cell Gates re practically revolving door he Best football team in then Preston Foster fresh from splendid performance in Narine patrol a proves Holmi Meta Tandang Light comedian is s an uncommonly convincing i Iron Star while the Eions Arthur Treacher As Fosters Ner in crime and football a for Bis funniest performance Tony Martin and Phyllis by innocent victims of a cot i Racket for w hich they Are time Are excellent in the i leads. Slim Summerville drat Hare of the laughs As the football co arb and Bill hoi contributes his inimitable of tap dancing to give us i version of the lock step featured roles Are ably Handl Alan Dinehart As the Warden die Collins Jane Harwell and Ney Toler. One of the world most thrilling love stories a interwoven with adventure that will take your breath away today monday tuesday in Beautiful technicolor with Loretta Young Don Ameche John Parradine today monday they turn the big House into a Bug House so funny it s downright illegal the craziest Bunch of Crooks you Ever saw and the Slickest football team dear open state Ever had Why they even steel the referee whistle. Its a free for All with the fun falling fast and furious i Preston Foster a Phyllis Brooks ii in 11 up the River Quot important a with Tony Martin a Klim Al my Ery i Cly Bill Robinson a Arthur Trkach he a Little hits a a tropical topics musical comedy a just a Jitterbug cartoon i latest news events the opening of the new Center theatre will not effect the pictures or the policy of the Broadhurst it will continue to Ahoi Choice first run attractions in the future a h the past yet u will find Thi beat in entertainment g the Broadhurst. Hgt Point s popular theatre. A prices a children 10c adults a 01&Quot Lope 1 tues Lay wednesday a King of Alcatraz Lloyd Nolan Gail Patrick Friday sat inlay Gene Autry a in 1public Cowboy no. T 8 stooges serial today monday tuesday of amount it. More Thetla with your Ace detective Peter Lorre Ricardo Cortez a or Moto s last warning . Bob Baker ghost a in a town also riders the last chapter Udick Tracy

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