Notes

Notes
Connolly, Joseph. P. G. Wodehouse. London: Thames & Hudson, 1987.
Donaldson, Frances. P. G. Wodehouse-A Biography. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982. pp. 127-145.
Jasen, David A. P. G. Wodehouse-Portrait of a Master. New York: Continuum, 1981. pp. 120-156.
---. The Theatre of P. G. Wodehouse. London: B.T. Batsford Ltd., 1979.
Kaufman, Jan Wilson. "Wodehouse in Hollywood." Unpublished Speech, 1 992 New York convention, The Wodehouse Societv.
Morley, Sheridan. Tales From the Hollywood Raj. New York: Viking, 1983. pp. 84-88.
Voorhees, Richard J. P. G. Wodehouse. New York: Twayne, 1966. pp. 30-31.
1
PGW, letter to Denis Mackail, June 26, 1930, quoted in Frances Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Letters of P. G. Wodehouse (London: Hutchinson, 1990), 124.
2
PGW, Over Seventy (London: Herbert Jenkins, 1957), Chapter 17, in Wodehouse on Wodehouse (London: Hutchin- son, 1980), 616.
3
PGW, letter to Denis Mackail, June 26, 1930, quoted in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. Wbde- house, 125.
4
PGW, letter to Denis Mackail, June 26, 1930, quoted in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. Wbde- Kouse, 125.
5
PGW in Alma Whitaker, "Wodehouse Out and Still Dazed," Los Angeles Times, June 7, 1931 , Pt. Ill: 22.
6
Samuel Marx, Mayer and Thalberg: The Make-believe Saints (New York: Random House, 1975), 152.
7
Empire Theatre News, 1 (November 21, 1930).
8
Barry Phelps, P. G. Wodehouse-Man and Myth (London: Constable, 1992), 166.
9
Whitaker, Pt. 111:9.
10
PGW, "George and Alfred," in PGW, The World of Mr. Mulliner (NY: Avon Books, 1972), 601.
11
PGW, letter to Peter Schwed, May 20, 1961, Tony Ring Collection.
12
PGW, letter to William Townend, March 14, 1931, in PGW, Performing Flea, Chapter 2, also quoted in Don- aldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of Ρ G. Wodehouse, 127-128.
13
PGW in Whitaker, Pt. 111:22.
14
Richard Usborne, Wodehouse at Work to the End (London: Barrie and Jenkins, 1976), 242; Renewal of original 13 June 1931 contract with Loew's on June 18, 1958.
15
PGW, letter to Denis Mackail, December 28, 1930, quoted in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. Wodehouse, 127.
16
PGW in Whitaker, Pt. Ill: 9, 22.
17
"All So Unbelievable," The New York Herald Tribune, lune 10, 1931, 20.
18
PGW, letter to William Townend, March 14, 1931, in PGW, Performing Flea, Chapter 2.
19
Maureen O'Sullivan, "The Wodehouses of Hollywood," in James H. Heineman, Donald R. Bensen, eds., P. G. Wodehouse, A Centenary Celebration, 1881-1981 (New York: Pierpont Morgan Library Press, 1981), 17.
20
Phelps, 173.
21
William Stephenson, "The Wodehouse World of Hollywood," Film Literature Quarterly 6 (Summer 1978): 191.
22
PGW. "The luice of an Orange." in PGW TKe World of Mr. Mulliner (New York: Avon Books. 1972V 462.
23
PGW, "The Nodder," in PGW, TKe World of Mr. Mulliner, 453.
24
Ibid., 451-452.
25
pew, "The Castaways," in PGW, TKe World of Mr. Mulliner, 486.
26
Ibid., 487.
27
pGW, "The Nodder," in PGW, TKe World of Mr. Mulliner, 444.
28
pgW) "Monkey Business," in PGW, TKe World of Mr. Mulliner, 434-435.
29
Ibid., 432.
30
PGW. "The luice of an Oranee." in PGW TKe World of Mr. Mulliner. 465-466.
31
PGW, Laughing Gas (New York: Doubleday Doran & Co., Inc., 1936), 17.
32
Ibid., 64.
33
Tom Dardis, Keaton-TKe Man WKo Wouldn't Lie Down (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1979), 205;
Rudi Blesh, Keaton (New York: Macmillan, 1966), 325.
34
Hollywood Reporter, May 29, 1935, p. 3.
35
Gerard Garrett, TKe Films of David Niven (London: LSP Books, 1975), 35.
37
Hedda Hopper, "England in Hollywood," page 1, Hedda Hopper Collection, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Library; PGW, letter to Leonora Wodehouse, July 13, 1937, quoted in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. Wodehouse, 67.
38
rcW, letter to Guy Bolton, March 8, 1937, quoted in Eileen Mcllvaine, Louise S. Sherby, and James H. Heine- man, P. G. WbdeKouse-A CompreKensive Bibliography and Checklist (New York: James H. Heineman, 1990), 349;
Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. WbdeKouse, 130.
39
PGW, letter to William Townend, March 24, 1 937, quoted in PGW, Performing Flea, Chapter 3; Mcllvaine, 399; and in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. WbdeKouse, 131.
40
PGW, letter to William Townend, March 24, 1937, quoted in PGW, Performing Flea, Chapter 3; and in Don- aldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. WbdeKouse, 131.
41
Walter MacEwen, Inter-Office Communication to Hal Wallis, April 8, 1937
42
PGW, letter to William Townend, June 24, 1937, in PGW, Performing Flea, Chapter 3, also quoted in Donald- son, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. Wodehouse, 131-132.
43
PGW, letter to Leonora Wodehouse, July 13, 1937, quoted in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. WodeKouse, 67.
44
PGW, letter to Leonora Wodehouse, August 13, 1937, quoted in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. Wodehouse, 69
45
PGW, letter to Leonora Wodehouse, July 13, 1937, quoted in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. Wodehouse, 67
46
PGW, letter to William Townend, September 4, 1937, in PGW, Performing Flea, Chapter 3.
47
PGW, letter to William Townend, June 24, 1937, in PGW, Performing Flea, Chapter 3.
48
PGW, "Preface," in A Damsel in Distress (New York: Ballantine Books, 1975).
49
Philip Dunne, Take Two: A Life in Movies and Politics (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1980), 50;
Philip Dunne in Lee Server, Screenwriter-Words Become Pictures (Pittstown, NJ: Main Street Press, 1987), 97;
Nancy Lynn Schwartz, TKe Hollywood Writer's Wars (New York: Knopf, 1982), 105-106.
50
PGW, "The Rise of Minna Nordstrom," in PGW, The World of Mr. Mulliner, 482.
51
PGW, The Old Reliable, Chapter 9, in P. G. Wodehouse: Five Complete Novels (New York: Avenel Press, 1983), 616.
52
PGW, TKe Old Reliable, Chapter 5, in P. G. Wodehouse: Five Complete Novels, 591.
53
PGW, TKe Old Reliable, Chapter 21, in P. G. Wodehouse: Five Complete Novels, 679.
54
PGW, letter to Denis Mackail, May 6, 1952, quoted in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-TKe Letters of P. G. Wode- house, 210.
55
PGW, letter to Denis Mackail, November 8, 1956, quoted in Donaldson, ed., Yours, Plum-The Utters of P. G. Wodehouse, 211.
56
PGW, TKe Plot TKat Thickened (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1973), 7.
57
Ibid., 14.
58
Ibid., 221.
59
Ibid., 219.
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