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Montague Glass

Montague Marsden Glass (born July 23, 1877 – June 21, 1934) was a British-American Jewish lawyer and writer of short stories, plays and film scripts. His greatest success came with the creation of his fictional duo Abe Potash and Morris ("Mawrus") Perlmutter, who appeared in three books, a play, and several films.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 23, 1877, Died February 3, 1934

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1916

Roles Represented in DAHR: author

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-18869 10-in. 12/22/1916 Cohen's second handi[n]g car Barney Bernard Monologue author  
Victor B-18870 10-in. 12/22/1916 Rashkind at the movies Barney Bernard Monologue author  
Columbia 29685 10-in. May 1915 Cohen telephones the health department Joe Hayman Comic monologue author  


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