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, but what I did note is below, preserved here in the new blog!
2/8/2005: A news section has been added for updates on the rumored remake of the Ruth Etting Story.
7/29/2003: New images have been posted in the photo album!
6/11/2000: 9th Annual Ruth Etting Vaudeville Days, David City, Nebraska, USA
5/4/2000: The Music Library at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln has placed part of it’s Ruth
Etting collection online! The display includes rare photos from her childhood and early career in Chicago, as well as her years in New York, Hollywood and after retirement.
4/23/2000: Thank you to Michael Wise of In Memory for the 1978 Newsweek Obituary and an autographed drawing.
4/20/2000: Thank you to Matthew Quigley for submitting a photo spread of Ruth modeling hats that originally ran in “Radio Mirror” Magazine, June 1934, and an autographed sketch of Miss Etting, dated 1931.
4/14/2000: New Feature! The Ruth Etting Song List is officially online.
4/13/2000: Check out this new site we found called Remembering Ruth Etting. There’s no contact info listed, but it features some unusual photos. Very cool!
3/11/2000: Thank you to Richard A. Reublin for a great new image!
8/19/1999: RuthEtting.com goes live! The Ruth Etting Web Site will celebrate it’s third anniversary in March 2000, and in celebration we’ve moved to our own domain name!
6/4-6/1999: 8th Annual Ruth Etting Vaudeville Days, David City, Nebraska, USA