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The Farmer Takes a Wife   

46th Street Theatre, (10/30/1934 - 1/1935)
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Opening Date: Oct 30, 1934    
Closing Date: Jan 1935 Total Performances: 104

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: Hennessy's Hotel at Rome, New York, April, 1853; Near Utica; the cabin of the "Sarsey Sal."

Production Staff
Produced by Max Gordon
Written by Frank B. Elser and Marc Connelly; from the novel "Rome Haul" by Walter D. Edmonds
Staged by Marc Connelly
Scenic Design by Donald Oenslager
General Manager: Ben A. Boyar
Technical Director: Isaac Benesch; Stage Manager: Albert Cowles; Assistant Stage Mgr: Don Wayne
Press Representative: Howard S. Benedict
Wylie AdamsConductor
Walter AyresFry
Joe M. FieldsRiley
Henry FondaDan Harrow
James Francis-RobertsonJoe Teetham
Ruth GillmoreMrs. Howard
Margaret HamiltonLucy Gurget
Frank KnightCalder
Mabel KromanIvy
Lewis MartinLuke
Kate MayhewGammy Hennessy
Mary McQuadeDella
Bert J. NortonHoward
Charles F. O'ConnorOtway
Larry OliverLucas
Gibbs PenroseJotham Klore
Francis PierlotSol Tinker
Ralph RiggsSam Weaver
Robert RossStark
Morton L. StevensHarry Emory
Joseph SweeneyMr. Fisher
June WalkerMolly Larkins
Herb WilliamsFortune Friendly
Jay YoungYazey