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J.P. McEvoy (1897–1958)


Buried at Gethsemane Cemetery, Congress, New York.

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 1956 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series) (article - 1 episode)
- No Horse, No Wife, No Mustache (1956) ... (article)
 1943 Dixie Dugan (comic strip)
 1938 Artists and Models Abroad (story - uncredited)
 1938 Just Around the Corner (screen play)
 1936 College Holiday (original screenplay)
 1935 The Big Broadcast of 1936 (contributor to treatment - uncredited)
 1935 Love in Bloom (adaptation)
 1934 It's a Gift (from "The Comic Supplement" by)
 1934 The Pursuit of Happiness (screenplay)
 1934 The Old Fashioned Way (contributor to dialogue - uncredited)
 1934 Many Happy Returns (screenplay - as John P. McEvoy)
 1934 You're Telling Me! (dialogue by)
 1933 The Woman Accused (Liberty Magazine serial chapter)
 1932 Are You Listening? (novel)
 1930/II Big Money (Short) (story and scenario)
 1930 Show Girl in Hollywood (based on the story by)
 1930 Le masque d'Hollywood (novel "Hollywood Girl")
 1930 Getting a Raise (Short) (original screen play)
 1929 Glorifying the American Girl (from the story by)
 1928 Show Girl (novel)
 1927 The Potters (novel - as Joseph Patrick McEvoy)
 1926 It's the Old Army Game (play "The Comic Supplement" - as Joseph P. McEvoy)
 1917 The Ham What Was (Short) (story)

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Other Works:

Stage: Wrote source material (novel) for "Show Girl", produced on Broadway. Musical comedy. Music by George Gershwin. Book by / directed by William Anthony McGuire. Lyrics by Ira Gershwin and Gus Kahn [final Broadway credit during lifetime]. Musical Director: William Daly. Additional lyrics by Thomas Malie, Sidney Skolsky, W.H. ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

John P. McEvoy | Joseph P. McEvoy | Joseph Patrick McEvoy

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Buried at Gethsemane Cemetery, Congress, New York.

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