George Marion, Jr.
George Marion Jr. (August 30, 1899 – February 25, 1968) was an American screenwriter. He wrote for 106 films between 1920 and 1940. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts and died in New York, New York from a heart attack. His father was George F. Marion (1860-1945), a stage actor, stage director and film actor who is best remembered as Greta Garbo's father Chris in the early sound classic Anna Christie (1930). He was nominated at the 1st Academy Awards in the category of Best Title Writing, which was the only year it was presented.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1899 (Boston), Died 1968 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1933
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter
Notes: Also listed as George Marion, Jr.
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 40 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||PBVE-54834||10-in.||5/29/1930||I've gotta yen for you||Ann Gray ; Gus Arnheim Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||PBVE-54835||10-in.||5/29/1930||A peach of a pair||Gus Arnheim Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||PBVE-54868||10-in.||7/16/1930||My future just passed||Grace Hayes||Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||PBVE-54879||10-in.||7/18/1930||Rendido de amor||José Bohr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-57518||10-in.||11/1/1929||My sweeter than sweet||Leo Reisman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-58112||10-in.||12/16/1929||Alma mammy||Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal chorus||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-58116||10-in.||12/17/1929||Sweeter than sweet||Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Mixed vocal chorus, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-58523||10-in.||1/27/1930||My mad moment||Wilbert Morgan ; Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-58524||10-in.||1/27/1930||It must be spring||Pennsylvanians ; The Three Girl Friends ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal trio||lyricist|
|Victor||CVE-59834||12-in.||3/19/1930||My gal Sal||Coca Cola Topnotchers||Radio broadcast : Orchestra, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-62202||10-in.||4/17/1930||My future just passed||High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy ; Frank Luther||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||CVE-62686||12-in.||7/21/1930||My future just passed||Henny Hendrickson ; Louisville Serenaders||Jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-76070||10-in.||5/2/1933||Adorable||Leo Reisman Orchestra ; Howard Phillips||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-76071||10-in.||5/2/1933||My first love to last||Leo Reisman Orchestra ; Howard Phillips||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-76088||10-in.||5/5/1933||My first love to last||Ted Holt ; Jack Berger Hotel Astor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-76100||10-in.||5/5/1933||Adorable||Little Jack Little Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-76155||10-in.||5/18/1933||My heart's desire||Bert Lown Orchestra ; Ted Holt||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||149129||10-in.||10/11/1929||My sweeter than sweet||Golden Gate Orchestra ; Marvin Young [Irving Kaufman]||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||149131||10-in.||10/11/1929||Alma mammy||Golden Gate Orchestra ; Marvin Young [Irving Kaufman]||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W149133||10-in.||10/11/1929||My sweeter than sweet||Ipana Troubadours ; Sam Lanin||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||[W]149196||10-in.||10/28/1929||I think you'll like it||Patsy Young||Female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||[W]149612||10-in.||12/23/1929||My sweeter than sweet||Sammy Fain||Male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W150027||10-in.||2/27/1930||(I'd like to be) A bee in your boudoir||Buddy Rogers||Male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W150028||10-in.||2/27/1930||My future just passed||Buddy Rogers||Male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W150174||10-in.||4/7/1930||My future just passed||The Columbia Photo Players||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Marion, George, Jr.," accessed April 15, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105358.
Marion, George, Jr.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 15, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105358.
"Marion, George, Jr.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 15 April 2021.
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