Appeared in "Jim Jam Jems" on Broadway. Musical comedy. Music by James F. Hanley
. Book / lyrics by Harry Linsley Cort
and G.E. Stoddard
. Musical Director: Gus Salzer. Featuring songs with lyrics by Ballard MacDonald
and Joe Goodwin. Scenic Design by Beaux Arts Studio. Costume Design by Hilarie Mahieu & Co. Choreographed by ...
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[In 1952] I'm not the comedian I once was. A comedian has to be slightly insulting, comedy has to be 70 per cent insults, and I'm always afraid today when I say something funny it may hurt someone. If another comic makes a crack about my mouth, I just can't insult him back.
His comical face and satchel-sized mouth seemed to overshadow the fact that Brown was a remarkably gifted athlete and had an almost deceptively ripped physique, which he maintained throughout his entire life.