Appeared in / directed (w/Walter Edwin
) "The Farmer's Wife" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Eden Phillpotts
. Comedy Theater: 9 Oct 1924-Jan 1925 (closing date unknown/120 performances). Cast: Barbara Allen, Leslie Barrie
, Violet Blythe, Leonard Carey, Mrs. Charles Coburn, Frances Clarke, Shirley Gale, Walter Edwin, Etienne
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[a story he told fans each year at the Delaware County (OH) Fair Little Brown Jug Stakes for pacers, which as a devoted harness-racing fan he attended annually] I grew up in the city not far from a burlesque theater and my father cautioned me not to go there because I might see something I shouldn't see. So, of course, when I got old enough I went right in, and sure enough I saw something I ...
According to Piper Laurie in her memoirs (Learning To Love Out Loud), Charles Coburn loved pinching women's bottoms. It was for him like a tic. Every female under one hundred and five had to move fast around. But no one ever considered reporting from sexual harassment.
Wearing a monocle
The Monocle from Georgia