"Dakota," a young soldier on a pass in New York City, visits the famed Stage Door Canteen, where famous stars of the theatre and films appear and host a recreational center for servicemen during the war. Dakota meets a pretty young hostess, Eileen, and they enjoy the many entertainers and a growing romance. Written by
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As they say in Madison Square Gardens, this is a return engagement.
I'll bet 2 to 1 on the soldier. Knockout in the second round.
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Auld Lang Syne
Traditional Scottish 17th century music
Lyrics by Robert Burns
Sung by chorus at the Canteen See more