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Laurence Stallings

Laurence Tucker Stallings (November 25, 1894 - February 28, 1968) was an American playwright, screenwriter, lyricist, literary critic, journalist, novelist, and photographer. Best known for his collaboration with Maxwell Anderson on the 1924 play What Price Glory, Stallings also produced a groundbreaking autobiographical novel, Plumes, about his service in World War I, and published an award-winning book of photographs, The First World War: A Photographic History.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 25th, 1894 (Macon), Died February 28th, 1968 (Pacific Palisades)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-011694 10-in. 8/11/1937 An old flame never dies Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy VallĂ©e Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-011710 10-in. 8/12/1937 An old flame never dies Jack Leonard ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-011711 10-in. 8/12/1937 You and I know Tommy Dorsey Orchestra ; Edythe Wright Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-013322 10-in. 9/2/1937 You and I know Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Stallings, Laurence," accessed July 28, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104952.

Stallings, Laurence. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 28, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104952.

"Stallings, Laurence." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 28 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104952

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