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CAFE SOCIETY and LADIES' BETTER DRESSES

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scan of a publicity photo of CAFE SOCIETY with Joseph Johnson as The Champ and Dorothy Swain as The Chorine.

NYPL dance cat. entry:

Café society: Chor: Catherine Littlefield; mus: Ferde Grofé; cos: Carl Schaffer. First perf: Chicago, Civic Opera House, Nov 13, 1938.

and of LADIES' BETTER DRESSES, also c. 1938, with only the male dancer identified as handwritten on the back of the photo: Carl Cleighton as The Nigth Watchman (the women are simply noted as: "& 2 of the models")

NYPL dance cat. entry:

Ladies' better dresses: Chor: Catherine Littlefield; mus: Kingsley. First perf: Philadelphia, 1938; Philadelphia Ballet Company.

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I'm a lazy girl or I'd be looking this up myself -- has anyone done much work with Maurice Seymour's photos?

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