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By Request (1935)

Approved  |   |  Short, Musical  |  9 November 1935 (USA)
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This Vitaphone Melody Master starts off on the Louisiana levees, and then shifts to a California nightclub, where Claude Hopkins and His Orchestra are performing. Orlando Roberson sings a ... See full summary »

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Claude Hopkins ...
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Orlando Roberson ...
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Tip Tap & Toe ...
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This Vitaphone Melody Master starts off on the Louisiana levees, and then shifts to a California nightclub, where Claude Hopkins and His Orchestra are performing. Orlando Roberson sings a couple of songs, and Tip, Tap and Toe provide some minstrel hoofing. The latter is three men...Tip (one person),Tap (another person), and Toe (a third person), and are not a duo as shown on site made up of Tip Tap (one person) and Toe (another person.) Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Short | Musical

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9 November 1935 (USA)  »

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Melody Masters (1935-1936 season) #3: Claude Hopkins in By Request  »

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Vitaphone production reel #1880. See more »

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Chinatown, My Chinatown
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Music by Jean Schwartz
Lyrics by William Jerome
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