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This time together : laughter and reflection [LP]

by Burnett, Carol.

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In engaging anecdotes, Carol discusses her remarkable friendships with stars such at Jimmy Stewart, Lucille Ball, Cary Grant, and Julie Andrews; her television show that won twenty-five Emmys in its remarkable eleven-year run; and the sorrows that she overcame with her irresistible humor. Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • Jimmy Stewart
  • Early days in Hollywood
  • Tweety, Mama, and Chris
  • Alfred Hitchcock and the epaulets
  • Remembering the early days in New York
  • Stretching pennies
  • The dress
  • One rainy night
  • The rehearsal club revue
  • John Foster Dulles and the Blue Angel nightclub
  • "Once Upon a Mattress" and George Abbott
  • Rumplemayer's and the mean hostess
  • Garry Moore's variety show
  • My dog Bruce and the office
  • Walking alone at night in New York City
  • Nanny and the auditions
  • Nanny's visit to New York
  • Aunt Iney
  • Viewer discretion advised
  • Fans
  • Lunchtime at the turkey farm
  • Tarzan and Bergdorf Goodman
  • John Steinbeck and the twenty-fourth floor
  • CBS vs. my variety show
  • Our rep players
  • Vicki Lawrence
  • Harvey Korman
  • Lyle Waggoner
  • Time Conway
  • Conway's cancellation
  • Australia
  • Bob Mackie
  • Jim Nabors
  • Talking to the audience
  • The writers' room
  • Cary Grant
  • Carey, Harvey, and Tim at the racetrack
  • Adrienne Lenore Weingardt
  • Carol Channing and food for thought
  • Lucy
  • Lucy, Zero, and Carol + 2
  • Dinner with Lucy at the farmers' market
  • Jody and Ray Charles
  • Erin and diplomacy
  • My chum Julie Andrews
  • A very bad hair day
  • Julie, Mike Nichols, and the lady in the elevator
  • Laurence Olivier
  • Walter Matthau
  • "The Front Page" and mea culpa
  • Restaurant reservations
  • "All My Children"
  • Keeping up with Pine Valley while in Europe
  • Joan Crawford
  • How not to make small talk with royalty
  • Stanwyck and the leprechaun
  • A girl named Kathy
  • The end of the run
  • "Annie" and John Huston
  • Turbulence
  • Living in a high-rise all alone
  • Body by Jake
  • Dating
  • Marlon Brando
  • Mr. Computer
  • Beverly Sills
  • Questions and answers on the road
  • Brian
  • Pets
  • Hal Prince, "Hollywood Arms", Carrie
  • Obituary
  • Carrie and the fib
  • What's next?