2001, English, Book edition: The Sammy Davis, Jr. reader / edited and with an introduction by Gerald Early.

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The Sammy Davis, Jr. reader / edited and with an introduction by Gerald Early
 
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Edition
  • 1st ed.
Physical Description
  • xi, 586 p. ; 21 cm.
Published
  • New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2001.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • The Sammy Davis, Jr. reader /​ edited and with an introduction by Gerald Early.
Other Authors
  • Early, Gerald Lyn.
Edition
  • 1st ed.
Published
  • New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2001.
Physical Description
  • xi, 586 p. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Table of contents for The Sammy Davis, Jr. reader /​ edited and with an introduction by Gerald Early.
  • Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog
  • Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding.
  • Sammy Davis, Jr.
  • Endnotes
  • Sammy Davis, Jr., Chronology
  • Those Who Knew Him
  • "Why I Married Sammy Davis, Jr.," by May Britt, Ebony
  • "Mrs. Sammy Davis, Jr., Speaks Out," interview with Altovise Gore, by Patrick William Salvo, Sepia
  • "Marriage," from This Life , by Sidney Poitier
  • Excerpt from Ordeal, by Linda Lovelace with Mike McGrady
  • "The Summit," from Frank Sinatra, My Father , by Nancy Sinatra
  • "Discrimination," from Frank Sinatra, My Father, by Nancy Sinatra
  • "Scandal," from Kim Novak: Reluctant Goddess , by Peter Harry Brown
  • Excerpt from I'm Still Here , by Eartha Kitt
  • Excerpt from Ava: My Story, by Ava Gardner
  • "Tribute," by Quincy Jones, Rolling Stone
  • "My Secret Life with Sammy Davis," by Kathy McKee with Rudy Maxa, Penthouse
  • Excerpt from Dance While You Can, by Shirley MacLaine
  • Excerpt from My Lucky Stars: A Hollywood Memoir , by Shirley MacLaine
  • Excerpt from My House of Memories , by Merle Haggard with Tom Carter
  • Excerpt from Class Act: The Life of Choreographer Cholly Atkins, by Cholly Atkins with Jacqui Malone
  • Excerpt from Sammy Davis, Jr.: My Father, by Tracey Davis with Dolores A. Barclay
  • Sammy Davis, Jr., And The Rat Pack
  • "Sam," from Sinatra and His Rat Pack, by Richard Gehman
  • "Sonny Boy," from Rat Pack Confidential , by Shawn Levy
  • "Sammy," from The Rat Pack: The Hey-Hey Days of Frank and the Boys , by Lawrence J. Quirk and William Schoell
  • Excerpt from Sinatra: Behind the Legend , by J. Randy Taraborrelli
  • Excerpt from Peter Lawford: The Man Who Kept the Secrets , by James Spada
  • "When They Were Kings," by James Wolcott, Vanity Fair
  • Profiles And The Press
  • "The Sammy Davis Story," by Eric Franklin, Playboy
  • "This Is the Year for Sammy Davis," Down Beat
  • "Open Letter to Sammy Davis, Jr.," by Evelyn Cunningham, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "Cunningham Spanked by S. Davis, Jr.," by Evelyn Cunningham, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • Weekly column, by Evelyn Cunningham, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "Behind the Scenes with Sammy Davis, Jr.," by George E. Pitts, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "The Readers Write About Sammy Davis, Jr.," by George E. Pitts, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "Sammy Davis, Jr., Sounds Off," by George E. Pitts, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "Inside Sammy Davis, Jr.," by George F. Brown, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "Sammy Davis, Jr., Says Satchmo No Spokesman," The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "Louis' Critics Should Jump in Lake," by Evelyn Cunningham, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "Give `Satchmo' the Spingarn Medal," by Evelyn Cunningham, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "Sammy Davis, Jr., Talks of Politics and May Britt," by Jonathan White, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "A `Precious Moment in My Life,' Says Sammy," by Chester L. Washington, The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "Sammy Davis' New Movie to Be Released Soon," The Pittsburgh Courier
  • "The Name Dropper," by Donald Duncan, Dance Magazine
  • "The Agony of Sammy Davis," by Leonard Feather, Melody Maker
  • "What Makes Ava Gardner Run for Sammy Davis, Jr.?," by Horton Streete, Confidential
  • "Shh! Have You Heard the Latest About Sammy Davis, Jr.?," by Matt Williams, Confidential
  • "Who Broke Up Their Romance?," by Hy Steirman, Confidential
  • "Will Hollywood Blackball Sammy Davis and May Britt?," by Hy Steirman, Confidential
  • "Are White Stars Switching to Negroes?," by Aaron Putnam, Confidential
  • "Sammy Davis, Jr.'s, Phony Romances with White Stars," by George Roberts, National Police Gazette
  • "Why Sammy's Negro Friends Want Him to Leave May!," Movie Mirror
  • "Why Sinatra Keeps Mia Away from Sammy Davis, Jr.," by Tad Dean, Movie Mirror
  • "Why They Must Marry," by Gordon White, Motion Picture
  • Sammy Davis, Jr.'s, FBI File
  • "Sammy Davis," Life
  • "A Five-Month Ordeal, with a Whole Career at Stake," by Thomas Thompson, Life
  • "Sammy Davis: Don't Call Him Junior Anymore," by Trevor Armbruster, The Saturday Evening Post
  • "What Makes Sammy, Jr., Run?," by Thomas B. Morgan, Esquire
  • "Sammy Davis, Jr., Has Bought the Bus," by James Conaway, The New York Times Magazine
  • "Comics," review of Yes I Can, by Albert Goldman, The New York Review of Books
  • "Let's Hear It for a Beautiful Guy," by Bruce Jay Friedman, The New Yorker
  • "Sammy Davis Seeks Jewish-Black Unity," St. Louis Jewish Light
  • "A Man Called Adam and the Son of Sunshine Sammy," from Toms, Coons, Mulattoes, Mammies, and Bucks, by Donald Bogle
  • "Jazz on TV: Play It Again, Sammy!," by Gary Giddins, The Village Voice
  • "Strangeness in the Night," by Margo Jefferson, Vogue
  • "Black Narcissus," review of Why Me ?, by Hilton Als, Voice Literary Supplement
  • "Sammy Davis, Jr., Dies at 64
  • Top Showman Broke Barriers," by Peter B. Flint, The New York Times
  • "A Star, a Survivor," editorial, The New York Times
  • "Sammy!," by Ann Henderson, Nevada
  • "So Long, Sammy," by Bill Willard, Nevada
  • Interviews And Writings
  • "Sammy Speaks?Harshly, Kindly," by Leonard Feather, Down Beat
  • "I Call on Sammy Davis, Jr.," by Pete Martin, The Saturday Evening Post
  • "I Won't Lower My Sights, Says Sammy Davis," Melody Maker
  • "Sammy Davis, Jr.: The Luck to Be Ugly," from The Egotists , by Oriana Fallaci
  • "Sammy Davis, Jr.," from Showcase , by Roy Newquist
  • Alex Haley Interviews Sammy Davis, Jr., Playboy
  • "The Many Lives of Sammy Davis," by Bob Lucas, Sepia
  • "The Frank Sinatra I Know," by Sammy Davis, Jr., Down Beat
  • "Sammy Davis, Jr., Stars in Stop the World, I Want to Get Off?but He Doesn't," by Linda Witt, People Wee
  • Library of Congress subject headings for this publication.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 0374253838 (alk. paper)
Dewey Number
  • 792.7/​028/​092
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