.
News Alert
Cops: Brooklyn Woman Murdered Housemate, Spread…

Film: W.C. Fields Driving on the LI Motor Pkwy. in 'Sally of the Sawdust'

John has forwarded this D.W. Griffith film 'Sally of the Sawdust.' Starring Carol Dempster, W.C. Fields and Alfred Lunt. The film was shot in Bayside, Greenwich and on the 'Motor Parkway' in 1925.

John has forwarded this D.W. Griffith film Sally of the Sawdust.

Starring Carol Dempster, W.C. Fields, and Alfred Lunt, the film was shot in Bayside, Greenwich and on the "Motor Parkway" in 1925.

The Motor Parkway segments, likely in Queens and Lake Success can be seen at the 1 hour-39 minute-30 second mark and 1 hour-40 minute-45 second mark. Note: This YouTube film is only availabe for viewing on PCs.

The film and images on the Motor Parkway have been documented on VanderbiltCupRaces.com.

Enjoy,

Howard Kroplick

This post is contributed by a community member. The views expressed in this blog are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Patch Media Corporation. Everyone is welcome to submit a post to Patch. If you'd like to post a blog, go here to get started.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »