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Hero for a Day (1939) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Harold Young

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Harold Buchman ... (writer)
Matt Taylor ... (story "The Old Grad")

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Sylvia Higgins
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Brainy Thornton
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Uncle Frank 'Lucky' Higgins
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Emmy 'Moms' Dunn
David Holt ...
Billy Higgins
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E. A. Dow
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'Dutch' Bronson
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Abbott
Jerry Marlowe ...
Fitz
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Jean
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Dorothy
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Kelly
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Eddie Gibbons (uncredited)
Dale Armstrong ...
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
Paul Barrett ...
Ticket Man (uncredited)
Margaret Brayton ...
Dow Secretary (uncredited)
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Second Boy (uncredited)
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Dow Secretary (uncredited)
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Trainer (uncredited)
Robert Darrell ...
First Reporter (uncredited)
Eddie Dunn ...
Garrity (uncredited)
Jack Egger ...
Boy (uncredited)
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Stranger (uncredited)
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Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Eddie Fetherston ...
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
Jack Gardner ...
Second Reporter (uncredited)
Ben Lewis ...
Bus Conductor (uncredited)
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First Boy (uncredited)
Russ Powell ...
Watchman (uncredited)
Cully Richards ...
Jesse (uncredited)
Bobbe Trefts ...
Dow Secretary (uncredited)
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Stranger (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Ken Goldsmith ... associate producer

Music by 

Charles Previn ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

John W. Boyle

Film Editing by 

Charles Maynard

Art Direction by 

Jack Otterson

Set Decoration by 

Russell A. Gausman ... (as R.A. Gausman)

Art Department 

Charles H. Clarke ... associate art director

Sound Department 

Bernard B. Brown ... sound supervisor
Joe Lapis ... sound technician (as Joseph Lapis)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Vera West ... costumes

Music Department 

Charles Previn ... musical director
Alberto Colombo ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Frank Skinner ... composer: stock music (uncredited)

Other crew 

Hal Herman ... unit publicist (uncredited)

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