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Title
Alexander Woollcott drinking coffee
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1939
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photo taken of Alexander Woollcott drinking coffee and holding a cigarette. Woollcott (spelled double o, double l, double t, and double chin) is shown giving interviewers a test on acting. He asked what actress drank coffee like this. They couldn't guess. "Elizabeth Bergner," he said. "Posterity will remember you for your failure to recognize a great artist." Photo dated: December 7, 1939.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00048370
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 4275.
CARL0000052517
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/17022
Subject
Woollcott, Alexander
Actors--United States
Authors
Journalists
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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