News

Undergraduates Celebrate Second Consecutive Virtual Housing Day

News

Dean of Students Office Discusses Housing Day, Anti-Racism Goals

News

Renowned Cardiologist and Nobel Peace Prize Winner Bernard Lown Dies at 99

News

Native American Nonprofit Accuses Harvard of Violating Federal Graves Protection and Repatriation Act

News

U.S. Reps Assess Biden’s Progress on Immigration at HKS Event

DENNIS KING, MAE WEST TURN COLD SHOULDER TO '41 SMOKER

NO WRITER ATTRIBUTED

To get various celebrities to appear at the Freshman Smoker tonight, has not been easy diplomacy.

First, the Committee members were coldly received by Dennis King, co-star with Vera Zorina. When reminded of Harvard's interest in the stage he replied, "I have heard of a show produced by some sort of a club, the Hasty Pie, I believe."

Second difficulty concerned negotiations with Hollywood's sex personality,' Mae West. Although she expressed a great desire to look the University over, her manager quoted a "special price" for her appearance at the Smoker, three thousand dollars.

Want to keep up with breaking news? Subscribe to our email newsletter.

Tags