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“What Are You Laughing at, Mary?”: Mary Livingstone’s Comic Voice

Kathryn H. Fuller-Seeley

in Jack Benny and the Golden Age of American Radio Comedy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520295049
eISBN:
9780520967946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520295049.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Radio

Reluctant, young Sadye Marks becomes drawn into vaudeville and radio performance through marriage to Jack Benny. The character created for her by Harry Conn, Mary Livingstone, becomes a popular and ... More


Electing Women Political Leaders

in The Motherless State: Women's Political Leadership and American Democracy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226514543
eISBN:
9780226514567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226514567.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

There have been many American women who have run campaigns to be president of the United States, one of whom was Gracie Allen in the 1940s. Her campaign shows an important truth about presidential ... More


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