1944 in Print — Hollywood Gossip by Louella Parsons, April 24, 1944

April 24, 1944, Comics

April 24, 1944, Louella Parsons

April 24, 1944

AT DINNER THE OTHER EVENING Sid Grauman started talking about “Turn in the Road,” which he bought about 12 years ago after it had taken in $400,000. Sid said he had had several offers for his play, which is by King Vidor, and has a decided spiritual note. He said it had cost $9,000 and he and the stockholders felt it was a flop. Then it was put in the Belasco theater and ran for 22 consecutive weeks. “Now is the time for a play of the type of  ‘Turn in the Road,’ ” said Sid. “It has such a beautiful story. It is not to be confused with John Golden’s play, “Turn to the Right.”

From the Milwaukee Sentinel.

April 24, 1944, Louella Parsons

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