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- As anyone who saw Follies could guess, a Michael Ben nett dance takes the parade-ground drill of the Radio City Rockettes and raises it to a Platonic ideal.
- Walter Winchell, whose cry of "Thief!" at best-selling Anecdotard Ben nett Cerf (Try and Stop Me) has become a familiar theme in his column, turned out to be pasting up a jokebook.
- Bur nett has his 40th birthday and, having received his Betamax, wonders if that is all life has to offer.