Eddie Foy: A Biography Of The Early Popular Stage Comedian
Eddie Foy: A Biography of the Early Popular Stage Comedian
This first-ever biography of Foy tells the story of his indigent childhood in New York's Bowery and in Chicago, his tough uphill climb as a variety artist at Western outposts, his success in vaudeville and Broadway, and his arrival as a national icon with the Seven Little Foys.
Strongly recommended. --Choice
About the Author
Armond Fields is a social historian specializing in American popular theater. He is also the author of Lillian Russell (1998). He lives in Culver City, California.