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Magner, Martin

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Works: 29 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 29 library holdings
Genres: Drama 
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Publications about Martin Magner
Publications by Martin Magner
Most widely held works by Martin Magner
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Molly's family circle is meeting. Jake is upset because at the last meeting, someone called Miami. Apparently it was the Goldbergs' deadbeat cousin Muttel, who then arrives, saying he has a heart condition. His stay at the Goldbergs' house gets longer and longer. Towards the beginning of the program, Tante Johanna comes in speaking Yiddish
Westinghouse summer theatre-- Mr. Mummery's suspicion ( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Molly almost breaks up the marriage of her next-door neighbor's daughter when she urges the girl to follow a concert career when her husband wants her to stay at home. The issue of family vs. career is central to the story, with motherhood winning out in the end
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Goldbergs are off to Pincus Pines, the Catskills resort. Rosalie is upset because she is the only young person there, but soon a young doctor (a former hotel employee) arrives. He and Rosalie start up a romance, but all the women guests make arrangements for their daughters to meet the doctor. Molly solves the problem by getting the girls to dance with members of the band, while Rosalie and the doctor are left alone
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Molly returns to New York full of tales of Pincus Pines. She tries to urge Tante Elke to take a vacation at the resort"--TV guide, August 24, 1954
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mr. Pincus is visiting the Goldbergs just prior to their family vacation at Pincus Pines, a Catskills resort. Jake wants to quit his business, and decides that he should go into a partnership with Pincus. Meanwhile Katy, the Pincus Pines cook arrives. In love with Pincus, she is upset for fear any new partner in his business will put her out of a job. Molly and Katy then conspire to discourage the merger
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Molly sticks her nose into a domestic pie and out fly the angry words of Mr. Pincus' three stepsons. The boys have decided they want a bigger part in the business affairs at Pincus Pines"--TV guide, August 10, 1954. Pincus decides to let them run his hotel in Florida (Pincus Palms)
The $64,000 challenge Dollar a second ( visu )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Contestants compete for big money in these two episodes of 1950s game shows
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
There are big preparations at the Goldberg household as Uncle David plans a visit to the fancy New Rochelle home of his son "Solly, the Doctor." Upon his arrival though, he finds himself frequently left alone, and becomes bored and unhappy. Molly arranges his return in such a way that his pride is salvaged
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Goldbergs, with Dora and her parents, go to the shoe manufacturers' ball, where Molly becomes a wallflower because she is unable to perform the new dance steps. Uncle David suggests that she takes rumba lessons, and at the next ball, she surprises everyone
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"The Goldbergs are still at Pincus Pines but the vacation is over. The kitchen help have walked out and Molly and crew volunteer to prepare the meals"--TV guide, August 17, 1954. Includes song and dance numbers
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
On Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, the viewing audience is taken with the Goldbergs to the synagogue for the solemn Kol Nidre services. Uncle David is upset because his son Solly the Doctor is going to temple with his father-in-law. It turns out that Solly's baby is sick and he doesn't want David to know. The final ten minutes of the program consist of a cantor's choir singing the service
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Both Jake and Mrs. Burnett are concerned that Dora and Sammy are getting too serious. Both sets of parents debate the issue of Sammy marrying before college, but Jake and Molly realize they must let Sammy do what he wants with his life
Westinghouse summer theatre-- #6, "The pink hussar" ( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Dollar a second ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Westinghouse summer theatre presents "There was a crooked man" ( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Molly is in a huff. The neighbors are planning a party and she hasn't been invited. What Molly doesn't know is that the ladies plan a surprise nomination of 'Berg for President' at the Ladies Auxiliary"--TV guide, October 19, 1954. After Molly learns the truth, she is very pleased, and readies her acceptance speech. Then Mrs. Brandt arrives and pleads with Molly to withdraw her name, since she thinks the man she is dating wants a socially active wife. In reality, the opposite is true
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Cousin Muttel comes to visit the Goldbergs', and wants a job in Jake's dress factory. Knowing that Muttel is a bad businessman, Jake doesn't want to hire him. As expected, Muttel causes problems, but he also wins a washing machine in a raffle. When David wins another one, the Goldbergs decide to let Muttel go into the laundry business with the two machines
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
David's friend Moishe is in love, but is warned that his fiancee is a difficult woman who will be his ruin. David determines to save him from this fate by charming the lady himself, but instead falls in love with her
The Goldbergs ( visu )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Jake decides to buy Molly the engagement ring she never had. Meanwhile, Molly takes pity on a young and starving dentist, the son of the Goldbergs' neighbor, Mrs. Jerome. Molly decides to drum up some patients for the young man, and soon the whole family is undergoing painful dental work, at Jake's expense
 
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