Rising to fame in the twenties and early thirties, Ruth Etting was renowned for her great beauty, her gorgeous voice and her tragic life. She starred on Broadway, made movies in Hollywood, married a mobster, had numerous hit-records, fell in love and was known as America's Sweetheart of Song.
Monthly Archives: January 2008
Believe it or not, Ruth’s bible is up for auction on eBay. http://cgi.ebay.com/Ruth-Etting-Bible-Signed_W0QQitemZ280191166436QQihZ018QQ The bible is signed “Ruth Etting Alderman” in red pencil, in the front, and photo they show is blurry, but it looks like her signature – and … Continue reading
It used to be the style to keep a running log of changes to a web site and important dates and events. Over time those “logs” were folded into blogging. I never kept much of a log for this site, … Continue reading
We’d like to know what you think about the Ruth Etting web site. The submission of additional information and documentation on her life and career is particularly encouraged and greatly appreciated! I’ve copied the entries from the old guestbook below. … Continue reading