Appeared (as "Stetson Boy Dancer", "Gentleman of the Ensemble") in "Whoopee!" on Broadway. Musical comedy. Material adaption by William Anthony McGuire
(also directed dialogue). Based on "The Nervous Wreck" by Owen Davis
. Music by Walter Donaldson
. Lyrics by Gus Kahn
. Musical Director: Gustave Salzer. Dances and ensembles ...
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[on the effects of aluminum poisoning that forced his relinquishing the 'Tin Man' role] Production had been underway for ten days when, one night after dinner,I took a deep breath - and nothing happened! I felt like no air had reached my lungs... as though someone had coated them with glue. And my breathing was excruciatingly labored. I wondered if I was dying.
The catchphrase "Wellll, doggies!"