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Ask Dad – Cross and Dunn

In the World of Soundies, racism and racial/gender/religious stereotyping range from ugly and virulent, to obscure and what today we call “dog whistles.” One of


I’m Just Wild About Harry

Song-stories, in which lyrics were acted out without any musicians appearing on screen, were a familiar Soundies format, especially during the first two years of