Louisiana Purchase

Irving Cummings (director)
Irving Berlin (music, lyrics)
Morrie Ryskind (book)
Buddy G. DeSylva, Morrie Ryskind, Jerome Chodorov, Joseph Fields (screenwriters)
Bob Hope, Vera Zorina, Victor Moore, Irene Bordoni, Dona Drake (starring)

Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1941. Vintage double-weight borderless photograph from the 1941 musical film, showing Vera Zorina in a ballgown, embracing a blissful Victor Moore.

Based on Irving Berlin and Morrie Ryskind's 1940 Broadway play. A satirical take on political corruption set in Louisiana, following a bumbling senator investigating graft throughout the state who himself becomes the target of a crooked political scheme.

Set in Louisiana.

7.25 x 9 inches. Near Fine.

[Book #150948]