Archive for December 24th, 2008

“It’s a Wonderful Life”…

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008

FILM HISTORY

It’s a Wonderful Life: Tragic story of the girl who starred in the classic Christmas movie

 

It's a Wonderful Life

Wonderful life? I was orphaned, my son died and I lost a fortune

 

For millions of people, Christmas just isn’t Christmas until they’ve curled up in front of feelgood classic It’s a Wonderful Life.

 

As the film’s cute child star, Karolyn Grimes has touched the hearts of three generations.

 

But for the actress, reality has never lived up to the film’s title.    (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)

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Obit…Page Cavanaugh

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008

OBITUARY

Page Cavanaugh dies at 86; pianist-singer led Southland jazz trio

 

Pge Cavanaugh

Page in front of the Click Bar, Philadelphia, ’48
(http://www.pagecavanaugh.com/cd.htm)

 

By Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times
December 24, 2008

 

Page Cavanaugh, a veteran pianist-singer whose trio was a popular nightclub and recording group in the late 1940s and ’50s and who became one of Southern California’s most enduring lounge jazz artists, has died. He was 86.    (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)

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