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Mammy! What a Blunder!


Saw the ad for the Chicago International Film Festival in the Reader [October 11], and while I agree the Lewis Milestone-Al Jolson movie is a classic, the picture you published is not from Hallelujah, I'm a Bum! but from Jolson's 1936 film The Singing Kid.


Ivan Bunny Colitz

N. Marine Dr.

The editors reply:

You're right, we were all wet. We got a mislabeled photo from the film festival. Thanks for the correction.


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