Saturday, July 30, 2011

The William Jennings Bryan Prank, Part Two - NYTimes.com

From Dick Cavett's New York Times blog: Evidence of Cavett's dastardly childhood prank when he and a pal tossed paint on the statue of William Jennings Bryan on the steps of the Nebraska State Capitol.

The William Jennings Bryan Prank, Part Two - NYTimes.com

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Robert Taylor Centenary Film Series starts with "Magnificent Obsession"

The Robert Taylor film festival starts today at the Nebraska History Museum.


The film series, "Just a Punk Kid from Nebraska: A Robert Taylor Centenary Tribute" begins today with Magnificent Obsession (1935). All film showings begin at 1:30 p.m. at the Nebraska History Museum, 15th and P Streets. All are free and open to the public.

Jan. 30: Camille (1936)
Feb. 6: Waterloo Bridge (1940)
Feb. 13: Johnny Eager (1941)
Feb. 20: Ivanhoe (1952)
Feb. 27: Party Girl (1958)

Robert Taylor Centenary Film Series starts with "Magnificent Obsession"