The Dummy


The Dummy
   The 1914 comedy-melodrama by Harriet Ford and detective Harvey O'Higgins opened 13 April 1914 at the Hudson Theatre and ran for 200 performances. A 1929 motion picture version starred Ruth Chatterton and Fredric March.*

The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater. .

Look at other dictionaries:

  • the dummy — ( ● dummy …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Dummy — Infobox Television episode Title = The Dummy Series = The Twilight Zone Caption = Cliff Robertson in The Dummy Season = 3 Episode = 98 Airdate =May 4, 1962 Production =4826 Writer =Rod Serling (Based on an unpublished story by Lee Polk.) Director …   Wikipedia

  • Slappy the Dummy — Slappy Goosebumps character Slappy on the cover of Revenge of the Living Dummy. First appearance …   Wikipedia

  • Now Who’s the Dummy? — Infobox Television episode Title = Now Who’s the Dummy Series = King of the Hill Caption = Season = Episode = Airdate = Sunday 18 February 2001 Production = 5ABE14 Writer = Johnny Hardwick Director = Dominic Polcino Guests = Tom Poston Episode… …   Wikipedia

  • Now Who's the Dummy? — Now Who s the Dummy King of the Hill episode Directed by Dominic Polcino Written by Johnny Hardwick Production code 5ABE …   Wikipedia

  • Smokin' the Dummy/Bloodlines — Infobox Album Name = Smokin the Dummy/Bloodlines Type = Album Artist = Terry Allen Released = 1980/1983 Recorded = Genre = Country Length = Label = Sugar Hill Records Producer = Reviews = Last album = Lubbock (On Everything) (1979) This album =… …   Wikipedia

  • CID The Dummy — Developer(s) Oxygen Games Twelve Games Publisher(s) …   Wikipedia

  • spit the dummy — Reference to an infant spitting out their dummy (or pacifier) in order to cry. To spit the dummy is to give up …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • beat the dummy — AND beat the meat; beat one’s meat; beat the pup; choke the chicken; pound one’s meat; pull one’s pud; pull one’s wire; whip one’s wire; whip the dummy; yank one’s strap tv. to masturbate. (Usually objectionable.) □ Are you going to sit around… …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • spit the dummy — verb To overreact (as an adult) to a situation childishly, in an angry or frustrated manner. Hell really spit the dummy when he hears that hes been fired... Syn: throw a tantrum …   Wiktionary