(1928) Stage: Wrote (w/Ben Hecht
) "The Front Page", produced on Broadway
. Comedy. Directed by George S. Kaufman
. Times Square Theatre: 14 Aug 1928-Apr 1929 (closing date unknown/276 performances). Cast: Walter Baldwin
(as "Bensinger, of The Tribune"), George Barbier
(as "The Mayor")...
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Did You Know?
(About Irving Thalberg
) He's too good to last. The lamb doesn't lie down with the lion for long.
Established with wife Helen Hayes
, the Mary MacArthur Fund with The March of Dimes to assist children who are dying of polio, named after their daughter, Mary, who died of the disease in 1949.