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Newsome, Carman

Works: 12 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 468 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Show business films  Detective and mystery films  Musical films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Carman Newsome
Publications by Carman Newsome
Publications by Carman Newsome, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Carman Newsome
Lying lips ( visu )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
In this melodrama, a nightclub singer is unjustly convicted and sent to prison for the murder of her aunt. Her boyfriend and a detective set out to prove she is innocent
The girl in room 20 Son of Ingagi ; The girl from Chicago ; Lying lips ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
(Girl in room 20) A girl goes to New York to make her way as a singer. Befriended by Joe, a kind hearted taxi driver, she finally gets a job singing only to be pursued by a slick club manager who just happens to also be married. Joe calls her boyfriend back home and he comes running to save the girl. (Son of Ingagi) An ape man steals a bride and whisks her to his lab. (Girl from Chicago) Alonso White is an African American U.S. Secret Service agent sent to Virginia to investigate Jeff Ballinger, a town boss. (Lying lips) After a nightclub singer is framed for murder and sent to prison, her detective boyfriend uncovers the real crooks
Swing! ( visu )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Ted Gregory is trying to become the first black producer to mount a show on Broadway but his star singer is getting in the way
The blood of Jesus ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Blood of Jesus: Concerns the accidental shooting of a woman and of the faith in Jesus that brings her back. As she lies dying, her soul goes on a symbolic journey in which it rejects Hell for Zion, Satan for God, at the foot of the cross. When she awakens recovered, the choir of sisters and brothers from the church come in to sing and celebrate the miracle. Offers a glimpse into Southern Baptist life from an African-American perspective
God's step children ( visu )
10 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A light-skinned girl is abandoned by her mother and is sent by her foster mother to an all-black school. She grow up and has a hard time fitting in to black society
Moon over Harlem Swing ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Moon over Harlem: A Harlem widow marries a shady gambler who is after her money and her attractive daughter, Sue. Sue is in love with Bob, an idealist who decides to organize the community against local racketeers and does not realize that his would-be father-in-law Dollar Bill is one of them
The Devil's daughter Lying lips ( visu )
in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Lying lips (60 min.): A nightclub singer is wrongly convicted of murdering her aunt
God's Step Children ; Blood of Jesus ( visu )
in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The blood of Jesus (60 min.): "Sister Martha Jackson is baptized one Sunday morning and accidentally shot by her husband's hunting rifle in the afternoon. The bullet passes through her chest and lodges itself in the heart of a picture of Jesus, which hangs in her home. Martha must reach redemption as her soul waits at the crossroads of Hell and Zion."--Container
The Notorious Elinor Lee ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
An aspiring African American boxer gets mixed up in bribery and fight fixing schemes perpetrated by gangster moll Elinor Lee
African American cinema ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Lying lips ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"When a beautiful singer is brutally murdered, her vengeful boyfriend turns sleuth and investigates to uncover the killer's identity." [box cover note]
Birthright ( visu )
1 edition published in 1939 in No Linguistic Content and held by 0 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Newsome, Carmen
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