James Riddle and Joyce Ford Papers, 1980-2018

Container Title
Series: Speeches and Writings
Dramatic writings
By Hershey
Box   4
Folder   23-24
“Alger Boy”
“Amorous Duchess”
Box   4
Folder   25
General
Box   15
Folder   2
Contract, 1939
Box   4
Folder   26
“Arson”
Note: Previously “My Double Life”.
Box   4
Folder   27
“At a Cafeteria”
Box   5
Folder   1
B title scripts
Box   5
Folder   2
Bandit Prince, 1928
Box   5
Folder   3
Bands
“Barber of Sayville”
Box   5
Folder   4
Contract, 1925
Box   5
Folder   5
“Make Me Beautiful”
Box   5
Folder   6
Boxing
Brown Danube
Note: Stills transferred to the Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research (WCFTR).
Box   15
Folder   3
Contract, 1939
Box   5
Folder   7
Correspondence
Box   5
Folder   8
Miscellany
Box   5
Folder   9
Telegrams
Box   5
Folder   10
Script
Box   5
Folder   11
Playbills
Box   5
Folder   12a
Clippings
Box   5
Folder   12b
C title scripts
Caruso
Box   5
Folder   13
Proposal
Box   5
Folder   14-18
Correspondence, 1937-1947, 1951, undated
Box   5
Folder   19
Miscellany
Box   5
Folder   20
Story notes
Box   5
Folder   21
“Champagne Blond”
Box   5
Folder   22
“Chicago Touch”
Class Reunion
Box   15
Folder   4
Contracts, 1946-1947
Box   5
Folder   23
Alma Mahler Werfel correspondence
Box   5
Folder   24
General correspondence
Box   5
Folder   25
Dramatists Guild, 1947
Box   5
Folder   26
Clippings
Box   5
Folder   27
Finances
Box   5
Folder   28
Notes
Box   5
Folder   29
“Confidential”
Box   5
Folder   30
“Cupid & the Pink Slip”
Box   5
Folder   31
D-E titles
Box   5
Folder   32
D'Annunzio TV documentary, 1964
Box   5
Folder   33
“Dead Men's Bones”
Box   5
Folder   34
“Deadlock” (from “Women Get Away”)
Dealers in Death
Box   5
Folder   35-36
Scripts
Box   5
Folder   37
Publicity
Box   5
Folder   38
“Disk Jockey”
Box   5
Folder   39
“Dog Show,” with Georgette Carneal
Box   5
Folder   40
“Doll Girl”
Box   5
Folder   41
“Espionage” (for radio)
Box   5
Folder   42
Etting, Ruth
Box   5
Folder   43
“Excuse the Pardon”
Box   5
Folder   44
F-G titles
Box   5
Folder   45
“First Broadwayite,” 1958-1959
“Forty-seventh Precinct” (College Cops)
Box   5
Folder   46
Scripts
Box   6
Folder   1
Correspondence, 1939
Box   6
Folder   2
“Freedom of the Shes”
Box   6
Folder   3
“Gotham Fools” (for Bert Lahr)
Box   6
Folder   4
H titles
“Harbor Police”
Box   6
Folder   5
Alternate genres
Box   6
Folder   6
Motion picture
Box   6
Folder   7
Book fragments
Box   6
Folder   8
“Operation Hoodlum”
Box   6
Folder   9-10
Fragments
Box   6
Folder   11
“It's Greek to Me” (for Mark Hellinger)
Box   6
Folder   12
“Henry the Ape” (for Bert Lahr)
Box   6
Folder   13
“Her Excellency”
Box   6
Folder   14
“Her Wedding Nightmare”
Box   6
Folder   15
Hi-De-Ho (for Cab Calloway)
Box   6
Folder   16
“High Hattie”
Box   6
Folder   17
“High, Wide and Handsome”
Box   6
Folder   18
“Hocus Pocus”
Box   6
Folder   19
“Hotel Variety”
Box   6
Folder   20
Husing, Ted (“Sports Thrills”)
Box   6
Folder   21
I titles
Box   6
Folder   22
“Imitation of Romance”
Box   6
Folder   23
“Invasion,” Clippings and poster
Box   6
Folder   24
“John Paul Jones”
Note: Revisions by Hershey.
Box   6
Folder   25
“Jones Versus the Axis”
Box   6
Folder   26
“Just Elected”
Box   6
Folder   27
L titles
Box   6
Folder   28
“Lady Killer”
Box   6
Folder   29
Lambs Club sketch on movie censors
Box   6
Folder   30
“Last Man” (“Grandpa Wins his Medals”)
Box   6
Folder   31
“Legion of Women,” 1928
Box   6
Folder   32
“Let's Make Music”
Box   6
Folder   33
“Lipstick”
Box   6
Folder   34-38
Love Costs Money (“Here Goes the Bride”), 1933-1945
Box   6
Folder   39
M titles
Box   6
Folder   40
“A Man to Kill”
Box   6
Folder   41
“Manchu Eagle,” 1926
Box   6
Folder   42
“Marriage Wow”
Box   6
Folder   43
“Master of Ceremonies”
Box   6
Folder   44
“Meal Ticket”
Box   6
Folder   45
“Miss Jane and the Hitler Ghost”
Box   6
Folder   46
“Murder by Appointment”
Box   6
Folder   47
“Murder in the Pullman”
Box   6
Folder   48
N-O titles
Box   6
Folder   49
“Next War,” brochure
Box   6
Folder   50
“New Deal”
Box   6
Folder   51
“Okay, Colonel”
Box   6
Folder   52
“Old Time News Reel”
Box   6
Folder   53
“One Tenth of a Nation,” 1934
Box   6
Folder   54
P titles
Box   6
Folder   55
“Parades of Yesterday” (Lowell Thomas)
Box   6
Folder   56
Pearl, Jack
“Payoff in Sicily” (Assassins)
Box   6
Folder   57-59
Correspondence, 1944-1950, undated
Box   6
Folder   60
Background
Box   6
Folder   61
Narrative version
Box   6
Folder   62
Pay or Die clippings
Box   7
Folder   1
Petrosino research sources
Box   7
Folder   2
Pearl, Jack (“Meet the Baron”)
Box   15
Folder   5
“Plastered in Paris”
Box   7
Folder   3
“Platinum Blondes”
Box   7
Folder   4
Politics
Box   7
Folder   5
“Public Jitterbug #1” (for Hal Leroy)
“Reign of Terror” (Assassins)
Box   7
Folder   6
Novelette
Box   7
Folder   7
Sketch
Box   7
Folder   8
Reunion (an OPC skit?)
Box   7
Folder   9
“Revenge is Sweet”
Box   7
Folder   10
“Ripley's Believe it or Not”
Box   7
Folder   11
S titles
“Salvaged”
Box   15
Folder   6
Contract, 1931
Box   7
Folder   12
Correspondence, 1931-1932
Box   7
Folder   13
Short story
Box   7
Folder   14
Salvation Army, circa 1950
Box   7
Folder   15
“School for Scandal”
Box   10
Folder   68
“Sea Ghost” Script
Note: Lobby card transferred to WCFTR collection.
Box   7
Folder   16
“Shining Armor”
Box   7
Folder   17
“Skyriders” (for radio)
Box   7
Folder   18
“Soil Bound” (regarding Palestine)
Box   7
Folder   19
“Soldier Man”
Box   7
Folder   20
Speaking of Husbands
Box   7
Folder   21
“Stars of Yesterday”
Box   7
Folder   22
“Stool Pigeon”
Box   7
Folder   23
“Sweet Sixty”
Box   7
Folder   24
T titles
Box   7
Folder   25
“That Goes Double” (for Rudy Valee)
Box   7
Folder   26
“There's No Business” (book for a musical), 1940
Box   7
Folder   27
“There's No Fool” (for radio)
Box   7
Folder   28
“They Cover the Waterfront Again”
Box   7
Folder   29
“Thrills of Yesterday”
Box   7
Folder   30
“Trans-Atlantic Wife” (from “Girls We Met”)
Box   7
Folder   31
Travel
Box   7
Folder   32
“Three Spittoon System”
Untitled script materials by Burnet Hershey
Box   7
Folder   33
General
Box   7
Folder   34
Ahearn, Charlie
Box   7
Folder   35
Arbuckle, Fatty
Box   7
Folder   36
Bergen, Edgar
Box   7
Folder   37
Cabot, Bruce
Box   7
Folder   38
Dempsey, Jack
Box   7
Folder   39
Gibbons, Floyd
Box   7
Folder   40
Houston, Tex
Box   7
Folder   41
Howard, Shemp
Box   7
Folder   42
Jodels, Charles and George Givot
Box   7
Folder   43
Juvenile delinquency
Box   7
Folder   44
Marx Brothers
Box   7
Folder   45
“Useless Charlie”
Box   7
Folder   46
Van Dine mystery scripts
Box   16
Clipping scrapbook
Box   7
Folder   47
Campus mystery
Box   7
Folder   48
Circus mystery
Box   7
Folder   49
Clyde mystery, circa 1930
Box   7
Folder   50
Crane poison case
Box   7
Folder   51
Insurance murder mystery
Box   7
Folder   52
Penthouse mystery
Box   7
Folder   53
Pullman murder mystery
Box   7
Folder   54
Skull murder
Box   7
Folder   55
Studio mystery
Box   7
Folder   56
Symphony murder
Box   7
Folder   57
Trans-Atlantic mystery
Box   7
Folder   58
Wall Street mystery
Box   7
Folder   59
Weekend mystery
Box   7
Folder   60
Fragments
Box   7
Folder   61
Vaudeville
Box   7
Folder   62
“Virtuoso”
Box   7
Folder   63
“War to End Wars,” 1963
Box   7
Folder   64
“War Tomorrow”
Box   7
Folder   65
“Weaver and the Weevil”
Box   7
Folder   66
“What, No Women?”
Box   7
Folder   67
“The World Today” (with Elsa Maxwell)
Box   7
Folder   68
World's Affairs shorts, 1940
Box   7
Folder   69
Y titles
Box   7
Folder   70
Yacht Club Boys
Box   8
Folder   1-2
Folder numbers not used
By others
Box   8
Folder   3
Andrews, Martin
Box   8
Folder   4
Auginbaugh, William
Box   8
Folder   5
Beahan, Charles
Box   8
Folder   6
Beck, Sherman
Box   8
Folder   7
Benson, Guy
Box   8
Folder   8
Breslow, Patrick, & Marks (“Sing and Be Happy,” 1937)
Box   8
Folder   9
Bruton, Louise
Box   8
Folder   10-11
Farrow & Levien (“The Sword and the Cross,” Samuel Bronston Production, 1959)
Gaylor, Judith
Box   8
Folder   12
“Grain of Mustard Seed,” (for television)
Box   8
Folder   13
“Let There Be Light,” 1954
Box   8
Folder   14
Genet, Ira (Floyd Gibbons series)
Box   8
Folder   15
Gordon, Robert (“Music to Dream On”)
Box   8
Folder   16
Hammett, Marion
Box   8
Folder   17
Henley, Jack
Box   8
Folder   18
Herald, George (Tatiana story)
Box   8
Folder   19
Hugh, Herbert
Box   8
Folder   20
Isaacs, Edith
Box   8
Folder   21
Jochem, Frederick
Box   8
Folder   22
Johnson, Nunnally
Box   8
Folder   23
Lambert, Glen
Box   8
Folder   24
Lewis, Sam
Box   8
Folder   25
Lindas, Andrew
Box   8
Folder   26
Lory, Jacques
Box   8
Folder   27
McCardell, Roy
Box   8
Folder   28
McOwen, Bernard
Mearson, Lyon
Box   8
Folder   29
General
Box   8
Folder   30
“Love in a Pantechikon”
Otvos, A. Dorian
Box   8
Folder   31
General
Box   8
Folder   32
“Bright Sayings”
Box   15
Folder   7
“Breach of Promise”
Box   8
Folder   33
Rauh, Stanley
Box   15
Folder   8
Robinson, Casey
Box   8
Folder   34
Ross, Betty
Ruby, Herman
Box   8
Folder   35
General
Box   8
Folder   36
Naggers series
Box   8
Folder   37
Schell, Jack
Box   8
Folder   38
Singer, Dolph
Box   8
Folder   39
Solomon, Louis
Box   8
Folder   40
Stanley, Edwin
Box   8
Folder   41
Stiffler, Ronal-Bel
Box   8
Folder   42
Sullivan, Wallace
Box   8
Folder   43
Trell, Max
Box   15
Folder   9
Vance, Louis J.
Box   8
Folder   44
Wiles, Frank
By unidentified authors
Box   8
Folder   45
A
Box   8
Folder   46
Amos 'n' Andy
Box   8
Folder   47
Fatty Arbuckle
Box   8
Folder   48
Ates, Roscoe (Officer's Mess)
Box   8
Folder   49
B
Box   8
Folder   50-51
“Barbeque Bits” (Pasquale & Shmaltzheimer)
Box   8
Folder   52
Bergen, Edgar
Box   8
Folder   53
Berkes & O'Donnell
Box   8
Folder   54-56
C-E
Box   8
Folder   57
Easy Aces
Box   8
Folder   58-59
F-G
Box   8
Folder   60
Garland, Beverly, multiple scripts for Decoy television series, 1957
Box   8
Folder   61
H
Box   9
Folder   1
Haley, Jack
Box   9
Folder   2
Howard, Shemp
Box   9
Folder   3-4
I-J
Box   9
Folder   5
Janney, Leon
Box   9
Folder   6-7
K-L
Box   9
Folder   8
Leroy, Hal
Box   9
Folder   9
M
Box   9
Folder   10
“Men of La Mancha”
Box   9
Folder   11
Helen Morgan
Box   9
Folder   12-13
N-O
Box   9
Folder   14
Pearl, Jack
Box   9
Folder   15
Penner, Joe
Box   9
Folder   16
“Perfect Circle”
Box   9
Folder   17-19
P-S
Box   9
Folder   20
Smith & Dale
Box   9
Folder   21
Savage Gold (Dyott's expedition to head hunters in Ecuador)
Box   9
Folder   22
T
Box   9
Folder   23
Trahan, Al
Box   9
Folder   24
U-V
Box   9
Folder   25
Van Dyne
Box   9
Folder   26
W
Box   9
Folder   27
Waring, Fred
Box   9
Folder   28a
Waters, Ethel
Box   9
Folder   28b
“We Went by Trailer”
Box   9
Folder   29
Winchell, Walter
Box   9
Folder   30
Miscellaneous scripts
Box   9
Folder   31
Untitled, unidentified script materials
Prose writings
Articles
Non-fiction
Box   15
Folder   10
Algeria and North Africa
Box   9
Folder   32A
“All Over the Map” (for New York Express)
Box   9
Folder   32B
Anglo-American foreign relations
Box   9
Folder   33
Atomic Bomb, an Evening with
Aviation
Box   9
Folder   34
General
Box   9
Folder   35
All God's Chilluns
Box   15
Folder   11
Oversize articles, fragments, and notes
Box   9
Folder   36
Baruch, Bernard
Box   9
Folder   37
Beautiful women
Box   9
Folder   38
Bernhardt, Sarah, circa 1921
Box   9
Folder   39
Bolsheviks of Paris, 1919
Box   9
Folder   40
Brandes, Georg
Box   9
Folder   41
“Can Carol Save Rumania?,” 1940
Box   9
Folder   42A
Chaplains
Box   9
Folder   42B
“Cinema Acquires a New Voice,” 1928
Box   9
Folder   43
Dewey, Thomas
Box   9
Folder   44
Dahl, Whitey
Diplomacy
Box   9
Folder   45
General articles and fragments
Box   9
Folder   46
“State of the State Department”
Box   9
Folder   47
Diplomatic discourse
Box   9
Folder   48
Dogs
Box   9
Folder   49
Economic cold war, circa 1962
Box   9
Folder   50
Egypt
Box   9
Folder   51
Escapes from the Communist Bloc
Box   9
Folder   52
Family desertion
Box   9
Folder   53
Food for Europe
Box   9
Folder   54
France
Box   9
Folder   55
George VI, “The King is in his Workshop”
Germany
Box   9
Folder   56
General
Box   9
Folder   57
Fraternization
Box   10
Folder   1
“Inside Germany”
Box   10
Folder   2
Governments in Exile
Box   10
Folder   3
Great Escape (film review)
Box   10
Folder   4
Health
Box   10
Folder   5
Hirohito
Box   10
Folder   6
Hitler
Box   10
Folder   7
Hull, Cordell
Italy
Box   10
Folder   8
General
Box   10
Folder   9
“Inside Italy”
Box   10
Folder   10
“Israelites to the Lions”
Japan
Box   10
Folder   11
General
Box   10
Folder   12
Japan and Washington Conference, 1922
Box   10
Folder   13
Number not used
Box   10
Folder   14
Kabuki theater
Box   10
Folder   15
Lisbon, 1943
Box   10
Folder   16
Lloyd George, David
Memoirs
Box   10
Folder   17
“Down Memoir Lane”
Box   10
Folder   18
“Memoirs are Big Business”
Box   10
Folder   19
“Memoirs of an Old Man of 30,” 1927
Box   10
Folder   20
“Thanks for the Memoirs”
Box   10
Folder   21-22
Fragments
Box   10
Folder   23
Native Americans in WWII, 1944
Box   10
Folder   24
New York City
Box   10
Folder   25
“No More Professors”
Box   10
Folder   26
“No News,” 1943
Box   10
Folder   27
“Panaceas,” 1923
Box   10
Folder   28
Paris Diary, circa 1946
Box   10
Folder   29
Pearl Harbor
Box   10
Folder   30
Peking (Beijing) article for Bronston
Box   10
Folder   31
Post-war plans, circa 1944
Box   10
Folder   32
Press censorship
Box   10
Folder   33
“Saving a Generation”
Box   10
Folder   34
Skiing
Box   10
Folder   35
“Spanish Gold,” circa 1957
Box   10
Folder   36
Trans-Sahara railroad
Box   10
Folder   37
Travel
USSR
Box   10
Folder   38
General
Box   10
Folder   39
Aviation
Vatican
Box   10
Folder   40
“Uncle Sam and the Vatican”
Box   10
Folder   41
“Vatican Church & Communism”
Vice presidents
Box   10
Folder   42
Miscellany
Box   10
Folder   43
“Understudy for the Lead,” circa 1960
Box   10
Folder   44a
“Yardstick for a VP”
Box   10
Folder   44b
Wake Up America Committee
Box   10
Folder   45
Willkie, Wendell
WWII
Box   10
Folder   46
General
Box   10
Folder   47
Military coverage
Box   10
Folder   48
New York Post stories, 1943
Box   10
Folder   49
INS stories, 1943
Box   10
Folder   50
Unidentified subjects
Fiction
Box   10
Folder   51
“American & a Drink of Water,” 1930
Box   10
Folder   52
“Angry Waters”
Box   10
Folder   53
Columbus
Box   10
Folder   54
“Cover the Waterfront”
Box   10
Folder   55
“Doll about Town”
Box   10
Folder   56
“Get Your Man---Uscript Read”
Box   10
Folder   57
“Hack Writer”
Box   10
Folder   58
“His Best Suit of Clothes”
Box   10
Folder   59
“It Shouldn't Happen to a Doge”
Box   10
Folder   60
“Lies I Wrote Her”
Box   10
Folder   61
Matt Fitt, Ghost Writer
Box   10
Folder   62
“Miss Publicity”
Box   10
Folder   63
“My Double Life”
Box   10
Folder   64
Nose stories
Box   10
Folder   65
“Not Just the Birds”
Box   10
Folder   66
“Prodigy”
Box   10
Folder   67
“Rocketeer”
Box   10
Folder   69
“Stand in for the General,” 1944
Box   10
Folder   70
“Tonight at Cavanaughs”
Box   10
Folder   71
“Welcome in Normandy”
Box   10
Folder   72
Ted Williams
Box   10
Folder   73
Miscellaneous
Box   10
Folder   74
Book reviews
Books
Air Future
Box   10
Folder   75
Correspondence
Box   10
Folder   76
Chapter 1
Box   11
Folder   1-11
Chapters 2-12
Box   11
Folder   12
Chapter fragments
Box   11
Folder   13
Final draft typescript
Box   15
Folder   12
Galleys, Annotated
Box   11
Folder   14
Cover
Box   11
Folder   15
French translation, L'Aviation dans le Monde, 1946
Box   11
Folder   16
Publicity
Box   11
Folder   17
Photocopied scrapbook
Box   11
Folder   18
Notes
Ford's Peace Expedition (The Odyssey of Henry Ford and the Great Peace Ship, 1967)
Box   11
Folder   19-20
Final draft, typesetters copy
Box   11
Folder   21
Book jacket
Box   11
Folder   22
Manuscript fragments
Box   11
Folder   23
Get the Boys Out of the Trenches (paperback, 1968)
Box   11
Folder   24
Correspondence
Box   11
Folder   25
Hershey article, 1965
Box   11
Folder   26
Manuscript miscellany
Box   11
Folder   27
Memorabilia
Box   11
Folder   28
Notes
Box   11
Folder   29
Reviews
Box   11
Folder   30
Photocopied clipping scrapbook, 1967
Dag Hammarskjold (Soldier of Peace: Dag Hammarskjold, 1961)
Box   11
Folder   31
Published volume
Box   11
Folder   32
Manuscript
Box   11
Folder   33
Correspondence
Box   11
Folder   34
Publicity and articles
Midgets (It's a Small World: All about Midgets, with Walter Bodin, 1934)
Box   11
Folder   35
Published volume
Box   11
Folder   36
Correspondence
Box   11
Folder   37-38
Manuscript
Box   11
Folder   39
Related articles by Hershey
Box   11
Folder   40
Fragments
Skyways of Tomorrow, 1944
Box   11
Folder   41
Published booklet
Box   11
Folder   42
Manuscript
Box   12
Folder   1
From a Reporter's Little Black Book, 1966
Note: Reprints of Hershey stories.
You Can't Go to Heaven on a Rollerskate, 1969
Box   12
Folder   2
Published novel
Box   12
Folder   3
Final draft
Box   12
Folder   4
Reviews
Oral presentations
Radio broadcasts
Box   12
Folder   14
“Radio at the Listening Post”
Box   12
Folder   15-17
WMCA scripts, fragments, and miscellany
Box   12
Folder   18
Broadcasts from London, 1942
Box   12
Folder   19-21
Fragments
Lectures
Box   12
Folder   5
Contracts
Box   12
Folder   6-7
Numbers not used
Box   12
Folder   8
Lecture materials
Box   12
Folder   9
Lecture note cards
Box   12
Folder   10
Publicity
Box   12
Folder   11
Roundtable forums from Free World, 1941-1944
Box   12
Folder   12
Town Meeting of the Air, “Should the U.S. Give up its Foreign Bases After the War,” 1943
Box   12
Folder   13
Newman travel talks