Yokel Boy. Musical comedy. Book by Lew Brown. Music by Lew Brown, Charles Tobias
and Sam H. Stept
. Lyrics by Lew Brown, Charles Tobias and Sam H. Stept. Choreographed by Gene Snyder. Scenic Design by Walter Jagemann. Directed by Lew Brown
. Majestic Theatre: 6 Jul 1939- 6 Jan 1940 (208 performances). Cast: Judy Canova
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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 ...
Direct descendent of Italian sculptor Antonio Canova, whose "The Three Graces" are displayed in the Louvre.
Finished many of her "Judy Canova" radio show broadcasts in the1940s with the signoff "Good night, Tweeny," her daughterJulieta's nickname.
Queen of the Air 1949