Ernst Lubitsch (Leo Durocher)

November 9, 1941 – Football Game. Jack Benny is making a movie (To Be Or Not To Be) with Carole Lombard and director Ernst Lubitsch. Phil Harris brings his pal, Leo Durocher, the manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers.

References include Fred Allen, John Barrymore’s profile, Bing Crosby, Jimmy Dorsey, Alexander Korda, Al Smith and more.


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