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Deanna Durbin on The Eddie Cantor Show – Part 3

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In 1936, Deanna Durbin made her first stage appearance with Eddie Cantor’s radio entertainers at the Keith Boston Theatre:


What a huge, beautiful place! Deanna said: “In radio, you have to get new numbers ready every week and Sunday seems to creep up very quickly. On stage, you do the same numbers and the same routine every show, which gives you a confidence you never get in radio.”

When Deanna arrived in New York City she was most keen on seeing the Statue of Liberty:


A 1937 photo of Deanna Durbin with “Mad Russian” Bert Gordon on The Eddie Cantor Show:


Deanna Durbin with her parents preparing to leave for New York City for The Eddie Cantor Show in February 1938:


And another picture taken at the same time with Eddie Cantor:


How sweet! All rights to Deanna Durbin Devotees!



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