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Morton Dacosta


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Morton Dacosta
Clio an illegitimate Creole woman plans revenge on the family that exiled her pregnant mother as the son of the house was the father. She joins forces with Clint Maroon whose family was swindled out of land by a railway tycoon. The plan is for Clio to seduce the tycoon and get him to marry her. However, Clint and Clio fall in love

Music by Harold Arlen; lyrics by Johnny Mercer; book by Morton Dacosta. Based on the novel "Saratoga Trunk" by Edna Furber

1st Produced:
Winter Garden Theatre, New York    07 Dec 1959


1st Published:
typescript in PaL, 1959   -


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