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Phil Silvers
Nadine Gae ...
Gae Foster
John Preston
Jack Squires
Victor Adams
John Guy Sampsel ...
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Singer Josephine Huston is featured as a member of a Candid Camera Club. The club stages a contest, in which each member is assigned to go out and get some difficult and unusual picture. Josephine's assignment is to get a picture of herself singing in a gondola. The story allows for the introduction of several specialty acts---the Gae Foster Girls, the Anthony Morelli Sextette --- as the contestants visit several night clubs. Josephine gets her picture and wins first prize when a friend breaks a department store window, that has a gondola on display, and she goes through the window to sit in the gondola. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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12 February 1938 (USA)  »

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Broadway Brevities (1937-1938) #15: The Candid Kid  »

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Vitaphone production reels #B98 - B99. See more »

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As Long as I Can Sing
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Music by Saul Chaplin
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
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Get that picture!

Singer Josephine Huston is featured as a member of a Candid Camera Club. The club stages a contest, in which each member is assigned to go out and get some difficult and unusual picture.

Josephine's assignment is to get a picture of herself singing in a gondola. and this isn't easy as NYC has very few gondolas on the streets. The story allows for the introduction of several specialty acts---the Gae Foster Girls, the Anthony Morelli Sextette --- as the contestants visit several night clubs.

Josephine gets her picture and wins first prize when a friend breaks a department store window, that has a gondola on display, and she goes through the window to sit in the gondola. Sings while there. also.


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