Appeared (as "Mother", in "The Gazooka"; "Elvira Mackintosh", in "Amateur Night"; "Anxious Girl" in "The Petrified Elevator") in "Ziegfeld Follies of 1936" on Broadway (1936). Musical revue. Music by Vernon Duke
. Lyrics by Ira Gershwin
. Based on material by David Freeman. Musical Director: John McManus. Music orchestrated by
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[on her long string of rural-themed films at Republic Pictures] Sure, they were fairy tales that had a little upbeat lesson. I started out as a plain Jane, an ugly duckling, and ended up as a beautiful girl decked out in fancy dresses. I was the heroine, the country bumpkin, honest and straightforward who won out in the end. Republic had the best background crews and production values for their ...
Canova's career was highlighted in "The Slapstick Queens" by James Robert Parish, published by A. S. Barnes in 1973.
Finished many of her "Judy Canova" radio show broadcasts in the1940s with the signoff "Good night, Tweeny," her daughterJulieta's nickname.
Jenny Lind of the Ozarks