Appeared (as "Oleander") in "Hazel Flagg" on Broadway. Musical satire/comedy. Book by Ben Hecht
. Music by Jule Styne
(also producer). Lyrics by Bob Hilliard. Based on a story by James Street. Based on the film Nothing Sacred
(1937) by Ben Hecht. Musical Director: Pem Davenport
. Choral arrangements and direction by Hugh Martin. ...
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[Who stayed up nights drawing up lists of alliterations for his Dr. Smith character to spout to the Robot, which soon became the catalyst of the show]: Fans have shown me lots of lists over the years, but none of them were complete. I know, because I've still got the original one.
When he was attending high school, Jonathan was interested in archeology, Latin, romantic poetry and Shakespeare.
The catchphrases - "Oh, the pain, the pain!," "Never Fear, Smith is Here!" and "Dear Boy."