Welcome to Everything Croton, a collection of all things Croton--our history, our homes, our issues, our businesses, our schools, our houses of worship--in short, EVERYTHING CROTON.
RECENTLY UNEARTHED BITS AND PIECES ABOUT CROTON NOTABLES BENJAMIN BOTKIN, LENORE ULRIC AND FAY BAINTER
CLICK ON THE PHOTOS AND LINKS.
Just finished reading A TREASURY OF AMERICAN ANECDOTES--SLY, SALTY, SHAGGY STORIES...of heroes and hellions, beguilers and buffoons, spellbinders and scapegoats, gagsters and gossips, from the grassroots and sidewalks of America edited BY CROTON'S BENJAMIN BOTKIN
It is so worth your time and available on Amazon.
For those who don't know, Botkin was one of the village's most notable residents. In case you missed this great previously referenced post: Croton's Ben Botkin
It's called GROWING UP IN FOLKLORE, A Conversation with Dorothy Rosenthal and Daniel Botkin; read all about it HERE
As many of you know, actress LENORE ULRIC was one of Croton's most notable residents. You can read more about that here.
Came across this fab review of ULRIC IN TIGER ROSE FROM MOVIES SILENTLY......Stage star Lenore Ulric brings her signature role to the screen in this melodrama set in Canada. We have Mounties, trees and bloody revenge. The usual Hollywood Canadian wilderness picture, in other words, but we have the added bonus of a super Mountie and a location shoot in Yosemite. READ AND SEE MORE AT https://moviessilently.com/2017/02/03/tiger-rose-1923-a-silent-film-review/
As many of you know, Academy Award Winning Actress Fay Bainter was one of the village's most notable residents. You can read more about that here.
Came across this wonderful quick read---FAY BAINTER AND REGINALD VENABLE, THE SAILOR AND THE VAUDEVILLIAN---READ MORE AT https://travsd.wordpress.com/2016/11/01/stars-of-vaudeville-1010-fay-bainter-and-reginald-venable/
SEE THE LAST EDITION OF
MORE RECENTLY UNEARTHED BITS AND PIECES ABOUT CROTON NOTABLES GLORIA SWANSON, HANANIAH HARARI, AND PETER FRAMPTON AT https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2021/07/more-recently-unearthed-bits-and-pieces.html
YOU MAY ALSO HAVE AN INTEREST IN https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2021/09/crotons-gloria-swanson-wonderful-images.html
Note: All content on this blog is Copyright (c) by Maria Cudequest and by the posters who have contributed specific content. All material is for your personal use only. No content or photos may be republished or sold, without prior written from your editor and the individual who contributed the content in question. For permissions or questions about this policy, please contact the editor.