The format was almost always the same. Mack was forever introducing one-man bands, barbershop quartets, impressionists, bottle players, bird callers, and disabled entertainers. Within a week after the ads announcing the contest appeared on Feb. With the industry's fixation on youth, in hiring as well as in content, veterans have been further marginalized by the evolution of the business. The First World War may have brought, as Dos Passos maintained, an end to "the bully amateur's world," but amateur hour was already closing down as American soldiers struggled up San Juan Hill. A roundup of the week April Well, we take consolation in the fact that we're not the only ones to have said no to Tiny Tim.
The Original Amateur Hour II
The Original Amateur Hour
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Review of Uncle Jack's Steakhouse. Mack and his associates. The name field is required. But lots more of them gave it up and quietly drifted back home, if they could even afford to do that, and in the bleak middle s there were thousands who could not. Mack, who lived in Irvington, N.