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Hutchinson News (Newspaper) - June 3, 1990, Hutchinson, Kansas Hutchinson news june Page 15a Cable Channel carries tribute by Martie Zad the Washington Post Kathleen Turner hosts a one hour special celebrating the legacy of one of Hollywood More fondly remembered Myrna Loy so Nice to come Home to at 7 monday on Turner network the retrospective by pro writer and director Richard Schickel includes clips from Loys memorable films and some rare newsreel foot it traces her career from a chorus line at Graumans egyptian theater and Early exotic and erotic roles to her eventual plateau As americas perfect wife and As Schickel she stole her Way into our hearts Over a Hal Century ago and has graced and informed us Ever for she is one of those rare people who defined an Ideal for us in her an Ideal of Woma Liness with out Ever compromising her own her Best weapon was a raised Eyebrow not a raised voice combined with a knowing smile or a disarming a great lady who never once acted the Grande she invited our affection but never demanded Turner noted that she was attracted to Loy because of her wit and the intelligence of her she which was unusual for that she was about the first modern woman in terms of intelligent she was admired by women and became a sym Bol of the perfection men longed to come Home the premiere will be Fol Lowed by one of her Shadow of a thin both shows will encore later Mon Day the tribute will be Myrna Loy with William Powell Myrna Loy with Carey Grant repeated saturday Fol Lowed by Loy and Gary Grant in the movie the Bachelor and the Bobby and they will encore later that Myrna Williams was born in 1905 in a Small town outside the daughter of a cattleman and former Mem Ber of the Montana state legis when her father died in the family was uprooted and moved to the los Angeles where Williams finished growing up in Culver making her a True child of she attended Pri vate school As Long As the fam Ilys Money held when they ran Short of she moved to the Public High school in Venice and made Money on the Side by dancing she had Given her first Public perform Ance in a Benefit in Helena at the age of 12 and teaching dance one of her teachers was so struck by her Beauty that he hired Williams to Model for a As that still stands in the after graduating from High she went to work in the chorus line at Graumans egyptian she continued to eventually attracting the attention of silent screen Star Rudolph he asked her to test for the leading role in his next although the test was she was spotted by a casting director at there she won another screen for the role of the Virgin Mary in Ben she lost that but wound up in a bit part As a before Ben Hur was released in she appeared As a chorus girl in pretty a 1925 film that would go in the rec Ord books As the screen debut for both Myrna Loy and Joan sunday on Tbs National geographic explorer takes a look at Thailand booming Snake see a Man in the exotic Snake Market suck blood from a Snake he believes will improve his general health and the wide spread Snake culling has upset the areas ecological and now rats Are overrunning the sunday on the Nashville network the first of five consecutive Firestone fire Hawk endurance championship for sports and touring airs from Sebring inter National raceway in next week on the same Day is the grand sports class at the same monday on the Nashville network Barbara Mandrell and Jimmy Dean Host the two hour inn music City news country thirteen awards Are scheduled for the live show from the grand Ole opry encores monday and saturday monday on Hob Walter Cronkite hosts the informational How to prevent a heart examining some startling facts and find Ings about heart thursday on Bravo the South Bank examines the extraordinary life and works of russian Viola player Yuri who is also the youngest professor at the conservatoire in re Peats later that thursday on Tbs Michael York stars in the debut of for those i the four hour miniseries airs in its in the show is an adaptation of the bestseller by mar tin Gray depicting his life As a world War ii prisoner of the nazis in the Camp in his life in where he becomes a powerful and wealthy antique and his move to the South of where his wife and their four children die in a Forest new Home video can be Subtle and yet Strong Triumph of the spirit Ria Columbia Home vhf rated r Triumph of the spirit is As Subtle As a right to the jaw at just As at other it swings and a holocaust film that came out late last Triumph of the spirit was nearly forgotten thanks to the near simultaneous releases of the acclaimed enemies a love Story and the Cost Gavras drama music but Triumph be More while those films Are about with the holocaust a Nightmare lurking shot on location in dares to show the the film is based on the True Story of Salamo the middleweight boxing Champion of the Balkan countries in after the nazis occupied he and his family and friends were deported to used by the nazis to Box with other survived and now lives in Israel with his children and the by Robert Young and is and the music soars and swells like the soundtrack of an old Bette Davis movie a symphony seeming to Rise with every tear that How Many rounds Arouch asks when offered the Chance to rounds the commander no you fight until one cant get Triumph of the spirit lasts a full give it a split to May sizzle this summer by Deborah Hastings the associated press los Angeles its mid youre too hot to go grab a Glass of something Park in front of the tube and consider the choices a third repeat of i married the second showing of that fabulous mammal episode in which the Lead character turns into a hold onto your Sun what about the fourth special encore presenta Tion of that moonlighting Epi Sode where Maddie sleeps with Mark Harmon theres been a cure for the summertime rerun its called flipping the dial to a net work where there Are myriad first run to chose and that Means not flipping to lbs or it took the big three a couple of years to Swallow this Little it went Down Only after Fox broadcasting stole significant numbers of viewers last year while the big boys Over at the mond networks took their usual summer the alternative Fox not asleep at the has taken to calling last years coup the summer of this they plan to maintain year round original two new shows have been announced for the As Well As More fresh episodes and specials of shows such As americas most wanted and the critically acclaimed in living Cable networks such As Home Box office like to take running original programming during the the networks Are definitely reacting to Cable said Hob spokesman Richard Cable is definitely eroding their ratings the sleeping giants have stir and this summer lbs and Abc Are pumping More Money into summer programming than Ever but its not a w4iole and even though the big three Are making a big Deal out of their summer with few its still pretty meager dont run to the Lodge without reservations just but As the networks pay More attention to hot weather could an August period be behind i

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