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48th Street Theatre, (11/01/1944 - 1/15/1949)
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Opening Date: Nov 01, 1944    
Closing Date: Jan 15, 1949 Total Performances: 1775

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The library of the old Dowd family mansion in a city in the Far West and in a reception room of Chumley's Rest.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by William A. Brady
Produced by Brock Pemberton
Written by Mary Chase
Directed by Antoinette Perry
Scenic Design by John Root
General Manager: Thomas Kilpatrick; Company Manager: Clarence Taylor
Assistant Stage Mgr: Robert Gist; Stage Manager: Bradford Hatton
Music by the Maurice Nitke Ensemble
Costume Supervisor: Margaret Pemberton; Press Representative: Thomas Kilpatrick; Associate Press Representative: Earl S. Peed
Frank Fay
Elwood P. Dowd
Josephine Hull
Veta Louise Simmons
Dora Clement
Betty Chumley
Robert Gist
E. J. Lofgren
Frederica Going
Mrs. Ethel Chauvenet
Lawrence Hayes
Mr. Peeples
John Kirk
Judge Omar Gaffney
Fred Irving Lewis
William R. Chumley, M.D.
Tom Seidel
Lyman Sanderson, M.D.
Eloise Sheldon
Miss Johnson
Janet Tyler
Ruth Kelly, R.N.
Jane Van Duser
Myrtle Mae Simmons
Jesse White
Duane Wilson
Pulitzer Prize
winner 1945 for Drama [winner]
Written by Mary Chase