McGuire, William Anthony


McGuire, William Anthony
(1885-1940)
   Born in Chicago, William Anthony McGuire worked as a newspaperman, although he wrote plays in his youth. His most successful plays were Six-Cylinder Love (1921) and Twelve Miles Out (1926), but he also directed, produced, and wrote librettos and sketches for nine Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.-produced musicals and revues, including Rosalie (1928), Whoopee (1928), and The Three Musketeers (1928).

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