- Nellie Bly (1946). Musical. Music by Jimmy Van Heusen. Material by Joseph Quillan. Lyrics by Johnny Burke. Musical Director: Charles Drury. Choreography by Edward Caton and Lee Sherman. Directed by Edgar MacGregor. Adelphi Theatre: 21 Jan 1946- 2 Feb 1946 (16 performances). Cast: Walter Armin (as "Pulitzer" and "French Mayor"), Suzie Baker, Artells Dickson, William Gaxton (as "Frank Jordan"), Joy Hodges (as "Nellie Bly"), Victor Moore (as "Phineas T. Fogarty"), Harry Murray (as "Deckhand" and "Official"), William O'Shay, Fred Peters, Edward Robins, Lubov Roudenko, Drucilla Strain, Robert Strauss, Larry Stuart, Doris Sward, The Debonairs, Jack Voeth, Jack Whitney. Produced by Nat Karson and Eddie Cantor.