(1935) Stage: Wrote / directed (w/Howard Lindsay
, who also produced) "A Slight Case of Murder" on Broadway
. Comedy. 48th Street Theatre: 11 Sep 1935-Nov 1935 (closing date unknown/69 performances). Cast: Marga Barbet, Sydney Booth
(as "Gammon Smith"), Eleanor Brent, Paul E. Burns...
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Did You Know?
The race is not always to the swift nor the battle to the strong -- but that's the way to bet.
Shortly after his death from throat cancer, his old friend and former assistant Walter Winchell
established the Damon Runyon Cancer Fund in his memory. As the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Institute, the foundation continues to fund research into finding a cure for cancer.