Damon Runyon


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Noun1.Damon Runyon - United States writer of humorous stylized stories about Broadway and the New York underground (1884-1946)
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Runyons is named after Damon Runyon, the American writer of such short stories as Guy and Dolls.
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A musical fable of Broadway based on a story and characters of Damon Runyon, will be performed by students who study at the college's Friars site in Bangor.
Hy was versot op O Henry en Damon Runyon se kortverhale en het later John Steinbeck bewonder en gelees.
In 1950, the musical "Guys and Dolls,'' based on the writings of Damon Runyon and featuring songs by Frank Loesser, opened on Broadway.
Caption: More than 660 people--from those affected by cancer to professional stair climbers--took part in the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation's first ever Runyon Up stair climb at the new 4 World Trade Center building on April 3, raising more than $173,000 for young cancer researchers.
WEDNESDAY PORTHCAWL Guys and Dolls, a musical fable of Broadway based on a story and characters of Damon Runyon and presented by Porthcawl Comprehensive School at Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl.
That's an observation that could be seen as flippant and irreverent -- one that Damon Runyon would've liked -- but it's not an observation that is far off the mark.
Henry B Edgar Rice Burroughs C Damon Runyon D Herman Melville QUESTION 11 - for 11 points: In which war was the Victoria Cross first awarded?
He was a Damon Runyon Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University, working on the first atomic resolution structure of an intact viral capsid.
Springfield - draws on several classic radio programs: "Dragnet," "The Burns and Allen Show," "The Damon Runyon Theater" and "The Romance of Helen Trent.