Leading Ladies Tourney continues...

VOTE HERE for the TENTH Round!
____________________________________

This Day in GINGEROLOGY - June 22nd

1891: Harry Seymour, who starred with Ginger in the films “The Tenderfoot” (as Newsstand Proprietor), “You Said a Mouthful” (as Announcer), “42nd Street” (as aide), “Twenty Million Sweethearts” (as Buddy’s Announcer), “Upperworld” (as Passerby Talking to Officer Moran), and “Monkey Business” (as Clothing Store Salesman), was born in New York City.

1906: Billy Wilder, who directed the Ginger film “The Major and the Minor”, was born in Poland.

1957: Eddie Tamblyn (born Edward Tamblyn), who starred with Ginger in the films “Flying Down to Rio” (as a Yankee Clipper) and “Follow the Fleet” (as Sailor), died in Hollywood, California, at the age of 49.

1987: Fred Astaire, who starred with Ginger in ten films which ALL Gingerologists should know by heart, died in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 88.

2011: TCM aired “The Major and the Minor”.

2011: FMC aired “Teenage Rebel”.

2013: FMC aired “Tales of Manhattan”.

GingerTelevision...

Next GingerFilm(s) (on TCM - all times Eastern):

June 23, 2017 @ 11:30 A.M. Flying Down to Rio
June 23, 2017 @ 1:00 P.M. Top Hat
June 23, 2017 @ 2:45 P.M. Swing Time
June 23, 2017 @ 4:45 P.M. Carefree
June 23, 2017 @ 6:15 P.M. The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle

Next GingerFilm(s) (on FXM Retro - all times Eastern) - NOTE - the FXM Retro site is kinda 'cryptic' as far as specific times, so please check local listings for 'specific times':

...No Films Scheduled...

----------------------

Monday, April 25, 2016

GingeRememberance 2016...

...as always on this sad, sad April day, hope everyone out there remembers the legacy of Ginger, and all the unabashed joy she gave the world, which is thankfully documented for us and future generations to be engulfed by... the likes of which will never grace this orb again...

Always and forever Ginger...

VKMfanHuey
---



Friday, April 8, 2016

...a week into APRIL...

...and no major traumas yet...
...Ginger seems pretty relieved about that... ...only three weeks left, y'all... (for you who are newer Gingerologists, let's just say that April has in recent years not been the best... and of course, it's the month in which Ginger left us, so... just overall a pretty heavy (in a bad way) month for Hu...)

Well, other than the precarious time of year we find ourselves in, all is doing well in the Huey Camp... hope to be getting some posts 'of substance' here soon, but... kids are in the 'final push' of school, and I have a fair amount of stuff cooking at work, so... we'll see. In the meantime, thanks for y'all's continued support!

Hope everyone out there is doing 'OptimumGinger'! (a new phrase I just made up, which y'all 'get', I am sure...)

Speaking of phrases...

KIG, y'all!!!

Hu
---

Awards...Thanks, Y'all!!!

...I TRULY appreciate these, and the kind words regarding this blog...thanks for all the inspiration I have drawn from each of your blog sites, which are all awesome in their unique ways!!!
It is my hope that I can continue to make 'G-ology' interesting and informative regarding the 'Beautiful Science' of VKM, which is SUCH a great topic!!! ...And remember, your comments are what make Gingerology click - so keep cranking them out!

Thanks again, JW

Awarded by Gingerella on 11/18/09 AND by Sally on 01/31/10

Awarded by Gingerella on 11/18/09 AND by Sally on 01/31/10
Thanks, Gingerella and Sally!!!

Awarded by Amanda Cooper on 11/21/09

Awarded by Amanda Cooper on 11/21/09
Thanks, AC!!!

Awarded by Maggie on 02/10/10 AND by Kate Gabrielle on 02/11/10

Awarded by Maggie on 02/10/10 AND by Kate Gabrielle on 02/11/10
Thanks, Maggie and Kate Gabrielle!!!

Awarded by Camille on 03/25/11 AND by Anna on 03/29/11

Awarded by Camille on 03/25/11 AND by Anna on 03/29/11
Thanks, Camille and Anna!!!