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Jervis B. Mcmechan

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No matter to what we attribute this stringently lean theatre year, whether to stifling commercialism or to a dearth of

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A week ago the Drama Critics Circle assembled to award their prize to the best American drama of the past

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Unlike the histories of painting and music, always available to their devotees in concert halls and art galleries where the

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Aside from the daily newspaper and the radio there is no more potent propaganda weapon in the United States than

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The New York drama critics, always eager to establish an issue and then take sides violently for or against it,

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In the spring a young man's fancy usually turns him to the Old Howard, the Globe or others of Boston's

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Today we find war waged on a scale more vast than ever known in the world before. What has happened

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This is the first of a series of weekly columns on drama and film which will appear on the Crimson

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