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Thu Oct 16 17:50:20 2014 UTClccn-n500284600.06The box-office clowns : Bob Hope, Jerry Lewis, Mel Brooks, Woody Allen /0.190.70To confer status as an honorary veteran of the United States Armed Forces on Leslie Townes (Bob) Hope : report (to accompany H.J. Res. 75) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office)10033427Bob_Hopen 50028460638375805086Hope, BobHope, Leslie T. 1903-2003Hope, Leslie Townes.Hope, Leslie Townes 1902-2003Hope, Leslie Townes 1903-Hope Leslie Townes 1903-2003Hope, Robert 1903-2003Townes Hope, Leslie 1903-2003Townes Leslie 1903-2003ホープ, ボブlccn-n50018853Crosby, Bing1903-1977sngprfspkhstactcstnrtlccn-n79122152Lamour, Dorothy1914-1996sngprfactlccn-n50022162Shavelson, Melville1917-2007ausdrtlccn-n79055407Paramount Pictures, Incprolccn-n79055404Paramount Pictures Corporationprolccn-n50062415Universal Pictures (Firm)lccn-n87860228Butler, Frank1890-1967auslccn-n88100828Hartman, Don1900-1958auslccn-no97045265Brentwood Home Video (Firm)lccn-n85199240Butler, David1894-1979drtHope, Bob1903-2003DramaBiographyHumorHistoryPersonal narratives‡vAmericanFictionFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsPuppet filmsJuvenile worksHope, Bob,United StatesComediansEntertainersArmed Forces--RecreationAmerican wit and humorMuppets (Fictitious characters)Man-woman relationshipsMiss PiggyMistaken identityCalifornia--Los Angeles--HollywoodGolfVaudevilleTelevision comediesVietnamPrivate investigatorsWorld WarSoldiers--RecreationRecreationArmed Forces (United States)Relations with womenPacific Ocean--Islands of the PacificMoroccoAmericansTelevision actors and actressesShipwreck victimsNevada--Las VegasRat Pack (Entertainers)Work of Charles and Ray Eames (Library of Congress)Work of Charles and Ray Eames (Library of Congress)Gold mines and miningAlaskaMurder--InvestigationSinatra, Frank,Martin, Dean,Crosby, Bing,Tanzania--ZanzibarCannibalismOutlawsCarnivalsUnited States, WestCalamity Jane,Single menSingaporePhotographersCubaSwindlers and swindlingHaunted castlesHorse racing--BettingValets1903200319331934193519361937193819391940194119421943194419451946194719481949195019511952195319541955195619571958195919601961196219631964196519661967196819691970197119721973197419751976197719781979198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320144587716402574791.4372PN2287.H63ocn061257497ocn061390618ocn049397652ocn049508410ocn061290642ocn053433134ocn679576593ocn047784934ocn648772398ocn028267668ocn047219371ocn669067408ocn026469785ocn031513299ocn026058413ocn028958227ocn051504962ocn036154581ocn170229553ocn021554165ocn050669307ocn659579645ocn658218375ocn657389054ocn271020414ocn052622522ocn702155476ocn660848929ocn668100716ocn047239976ocn724071735ocn772078682ocn884833021ocn259810858ocn049247354ocn048576165ocn040544506ocn032284454ocn157006426ocn163584711ocn766597470ocn658651238ocn766974629ocn668081549ocn252034953ocn028339408ocn013283330ocn647998115ocn661977292ocn765596241ocn057894027ocn658378561ocn661976322ocn047909735ocn765598967ocn049247336ocn078523320ocn049247325ocn054894476ocn070616223ocn745125721ocn575326919ocn048942111ocn046661393ocn049247329ocn441867769ocn455895835ocn441287023ocn439946285ocn766100884ocn690958893ocn670721442ocn766100860ocn828259159ocn780529742ocn221832332ocn691810340ocn768774510183993ocn061290642visu19520.14Road to BaliFictionDramaComedy filmsHope and Crosby are vaudeville performers hired as deep sea divers by an unscrupulous South Sea island prince14124ocn052157407book20030.14Hope, BobBob Hope : my life in jokesTo mark his 100th birthday, Bob Hope, along with his daughter Linda, compile hundreds of jokes he has told throughout the years interweaving how they reflected his own life+-+704558659612262ocn061257497visu20050.21Sandrich, MarkTop hatDramaShowman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for Horace+-+3434815325116510ocn061390618visu19790.08Henson, JimThe Muppet movieJuvenile worksDramaComedy filmsPuppet filmsOn a fine day not so long ago, Kermit the Frog was playing and singing in the swamp. A lost Hollywood talent agent hears him, and tells him he has talent. Therefore, Kermit sets out for Hollywood to find fame and fortune. Along the way Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, the Electric Mayhem band, and the romantically inclined Miss Piggy join him. Fast food magnate Doc Hopper--who is determined to enlist Kermit as spokes-frog for his southern fried frog-leg restaurants--also follows him. Doc Hopper employs all means underhand to suborn Kermit, including abducting Miss Piggy. Kermit must make a choice between stopping Hopper and dashing the other Muppets dreams of the big time10759ocn011496726book19850.17Hope, BobBob Hope's Confessions of a hooker : my lifelong love affair with golfHumorAnecdotesSpotlights the memorable moments of more than fifty years of golfing+-+K1433603851071104ocn060329975visu19470.15Hope, BobMy favorite brunetteParodies, imitations, etcDramaComedy filmsIn this spoof of detective stories, baby photographer Hope substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery+-+901512623532498116ocn049397652visu19420.19Road to Morocco (Motion picture)Road to MoroccoFictionDramaThe lone survivors of a ship wrecked in the Mediterranean, our heroes find themselves in the company of Princess Shalimar (Lamour), who has purchased Bob and plans to make him her husband. This is the third "Road" picture60216ocn049508466visu19450.17Road to UtopiaDramaBing and Bob get caught up in a race to stake their claim to the veins of a Klondike gold mine after nabbing the deed from a couple of vicious killers. Since the boys themselves are skipping town after a shady deal, they decide to adopt the murderers' identities and take the opportunity to get to know the beautiful and ambitious Dorothy Lamour59414ocn001313644book19440.29Hope, BobI never left homeCaricatures and cartoonsHumorPersonal narratives American55710ocn049508410visu19400.17Schertzinger, VictorRoad to SingaporeDramaFilm and video adaptationsWhen junior shipping mogul Josh Mallon comes too close to getting hitched, he and his best buddy Ace Lannigan run to the furthest point they can find on a map--Singapore. The first of the famous "Road" pictures starring Bob Hope and Bing Crosby as a team of irrepressible bachelors. The scenery includes Dorothy Lamour as the beautiful live-in housekeeper they bring home5405ocn061333555visu20050.20Pioneers of primetimeHistoryA tribute to the icons of early television and an entertaining retrospective on the golden age of television comedy. Includes footage from shows such as "The Milton Berle show", "The Ed Sullivan show", "The Jack Benny show", "The Red Skelton show", "I love Lucy", and "The Honeymooners." Six years in the making, the program features exclusive in-depth interviews with an unprecedented collection of TV's early stars50611ocn049508439visu19410.16Schert, VictorRoad to ZanzibarDramaComedy filmsThe second of the famous "Road" pictures starring Bob Hope and Bing Crosby as a couple of scheming carnival performers+-+101553300632449117ocn047219371visu19510.15The Lemon drop kidDramaA racetrack betting tipster at a Florida racetrack offers some "good advice" and lives to regret it. It's his money or his life when mobster Moose Moran gives him until Christmas to make up a $10,000 error4607ocn049752538visu19850.17The palefaceJuvenile worksFictionDramaA timid frontier dentist finds himself gunslinging alongside the fearless Calamity Jane as she fights off outlaws and Indians+-+978353300632444813ocn048213466visu19520.16Son of PalefaceFictionDramaComedy filmsWestern filmsA man heads out west to claim his fathers inheritance, and teams up with a cowboy and his horse to get to the bottom of a gold shipment robbery. An attractive female outlaw must save the hapless hero along the way41917ocn047784851visu19470.16McLeod, Norman ZRoad to RioDramaA pair of down-and-out Hollywood musicians find themselves on a slow boat to Rio de Janeiro where they meet a beautiful woman whose sinister guardian is trying to marry her off to a swindler3809ocn053433134visu19540.16The seven little FoysFictionDramaA musical comedy based on the life of vaudevillian Eddie Foy. When Eddie's wife dies, leaving him with seven children, he puts the kids into the act and takes the show on the road3718ocn049541420visu19400.17The ghost breakersDramaFilm adaptationsLarry Lawrence (Hope), a Manhattan radio commentator sought in connection with a murder he did not commit, eludes New York police by hiding in a steamer trunk. Soon the trunk and Larry are aboard a ship bound for Cuba, where the trunk's owner, pretty Mary Carter (Goddard), is sailing to take possession of a recent inheritance: a haunted castle+-+72905782553243647ocn055676809visu19500.15Marshall, GeorgeFancy pantsDramaComedy filmsWestern filmsFilm adaptationsA zany red-head and her mother bring back a bogus butler to frontier New Mexico+-+52134674253304ocn298222803visu20080.12The best of Johnny Carson and friends!Contains 35 episodes of classic television--The Johnny Carson Show , Carson's Cellar, The Johnny Carson Morning Show, Who Do You Trust?, The Jack Benny Program, Bobby Darin and Friends, Frank Sinatra Timex Special, Timex All Star Comedy Show, Caesar's Hour, Colgate Comedy Hour , The Martha Raye Show, Shower of Stars, Stars in the Eye, The Milton Berle Show306111ocn021117515book19900.16Hope, BobDon't shoot, it's only me : Bob Hope's comedy history of the United StatesBiographyBob Hope's story of being there with the jokes at every vital point during the last half century of America's history11765ocn513908805file20040.37McCaffrey, Donald WThe road to comedy the films of Bob HopeCriticism, interpretation, etcAlthough Bob Hope has been the subject of many biographies, no book yet has fully explored the comic persona he created in vaudeville and radio, brought to fruition in dozens of films from the 1930s through the 1960s, and made a lasting influence on comedians from Woody Allen to Conan O'Brien. Now, in The Road to Comedy: The Films of Bob Hope, noted film comedy authority Donald W. McCaffrey finally places Hope in his well-deserved position among the highest rank of film comedians of his era. Drawing on archival materials and interviews with collaborators, McCaffrey analyzes each major film in+-+692965868532411257ocn040386709book19980.16Quirk, Lawrence JBob Hope : the road well-traveledBiographySTORY OF BOB HOPE BEGINNING WITH HIS EARLY YEARS OF PRIVATION IN ENGLAND, MOVING ON TO HIS STINTS AS A VAUDEVILLAIN HOOFER AND COMIC. BROADWAY MUSICAL STAR AND RADIO COMEDY PIONEER+-+78088320069712ocn002522922book19770.20Hope, BobThe road to Hollywood : my 40-year love affair with the moviesBiography9265ocn001955546book19630.23Hope, BobI owe Russia $1200BiographyReader travels with the comedian from England to Moscow, from Okinawa to the United States as the author tells of many humorous incidents and of the celebrities who have shared them with him9005ocn008110735book19820.20Faith, William RobertBob Hope : a life in comedyBiographyReveals the mind and heart, the life and loves of the comic genius whose more than fifty-year career--in vaudeville, radio, the movies, on television, and as a touring entertainer for the armed forces--touched millions of Americans+-+K2576315858623ocn000879418book19660.19Hope, BobFive women I love; Bob Hope's Vietnam storyHistoryPersonal narratives American7313ocn001085659book19740.19Hope, BobThe last Christmas showBiography6784ocn026763327book19930.16Marx, ArthurThe secret life of Bob HopeBiographyMarx contends that the image of Bob Hope as a smiling, gentle, good-humored, super-patriot is not true and that Hope is instead a mean-spirited, sadistic, cheap, hypocritical womanizer+-+29228179456043ocn007551178book19810.18Thompson, CharlesBob Hope : portrait of a superstarBiographyA biography describing the life and career of the American comedian who began his career in the late 1920's4624ocn053276648book20030.13Strait, RaymondBob Hope : a tributeBiographySurveys Hope's life and career and discusses both his positive contributions and the darker side of his character+-+11009723064515ocn000742764book19730.23Morella, JoeThe amazing careers of Bob Hope; from gags to riches4293ocn676727468book20110.12Randisi, Robert JFly me to the morgueFictionDetective and mystery storiesBing Crosby wants to buy a horse to indulge his other passion --when he's not playing golf with Bob Hope, that is. But when his trainer fails to show up in Vegas, and when he finds the horse's owner dead, problems begin to mount up. Time for Eddie G and Jerry to come to the rescue, urged on by Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra, in town to watch the start of Frank Junior's career. But soon the body count--and temperature--starts to rise+-+70653327254072ocn001373924book19540.24Hope, BobHave tux, will travel; Bob Hope's own story, as told to Pete MartinBiographyRecords and correspondence3416ocn039868158book19980.16Freedland, MichaelBob Hope : a biographyBiography+-+90116713252821ocn053010731book20030.63Bob Hope and American varietyExhibition catalogsLeaflet describing an ongoing exhibition at the Library of Congress that opened May 10, 2000 and was curated by Samuel Brylawski. Documents the career of entertainer Bob Hope through a variety of objects from the collections at the Library of Congress. Features letters, advertisements, photographs, programs, business cards, brochures, scrapbooks, joke notebooks, musical scores, and sheet music. The web site is, FrankThe box-office clowns : Bob Hope, Jerry Lewis, Mel Brooks, Woody AllenCriticism, interpretation, etcJuvenile worksSpotlights four popular comedians and discusses their roles in the renaissance of the comedy film2371ocn050955147book20020.63Bob Hope and American variety, now showing at the Jefferson Building : a Library of Congress exhibition in the Bob Hope Gallery of American EntertainmentHistoryExhibition catalogs2123ocn037255649book19970.70United StatesTo confer status as an honorary veteran of the United States Armed Forces on Leslie Townes (Bob) Hope : report (to accompany H.J. Res. 75) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office)1722ocn001348829book19460.27Hope, BobSo this is peaceHumorPersonal narratives American+-+3434815325+-+3434815325Thu Oct 16 15:27:51 EDT 2014batch63584