Chat Archive 9/12/2022

The text of our Charlie Chan Family Chat for September 12, 2022

Shadows Over Chinatown

Whatever Happened to Victor Sen Yung – Hop Sing from TV’s Bonanza?; Golden Gate City: San Francisco (1939) Castle Films; Jack Norton

Louise/Louise2/Let me in!!!
Mike n Rachel in DC
Mrs/Mrs P
Rich Maine
shady angel + fox shadow

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shady angel + foxx shadow: Have a seat! A waitress (Mary Conover) will be with you shortly (she is 4’5″),

Rush has joined this room18:27

Rush: Good evening, Angel!


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Hawaii_Steve: Aloha from the Land of Chan … and then some.

Rush: Aloha to you, Steve!

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Rush: Yes!

Rush: How is SherBet doing?

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Rush: Matt!

Rush: Good evening!

Hawaii_Steve: About the same.

Matt1: Hello Rush, A & F and Alohaaaaa, Steve!

Rush: Drinking still but not eating?

Hawaii_Steve: Aloha Matt. A – L – O – H – A !!!!

Matt1: I hope you all are doing well tonight

Rush: We have some interesting extras tonight, courtesy of Steve!

Hawaii_Steve: I am force feeding the cat. He drank water on his own today.

Rush: One at the end is a quick one!

Matt1: They look great as usual

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Rush: DV!


Matt1: Hello Dan!

DanVenture: Evening, all!

Hawaii_Steve: Rush, I never found tonight’s film on line. Did you?

Rush: That is good news, I would think, Steve.

DanVenture: Don’t everyone fall over as I am here on-time

Rush: Positive anyway.

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mda19083: hello gang

Rush: DV!

Matt1: Hello MDA!

mda19083: OMG DV is here!

Hawaii_Steve: Dan, thank goodness. I was worried a bit.

Rush: I did shudder in my chair a little!

Rush: How is everyone tonight?

mda19083: I shudder/shutter to think about it

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Rush: And…MDA! Good evening!

mda19083: hello Rush – love the crown

Matt1: Rush, as a FYI, I will be traveling next week, so I won’t be around

Hawaii_Steve: Good afternoon all from Hawaii. It’s 1:30 PM on a beautiful, hot South Seas afternoon.

Rush: Comes with my signing up for the Chat room! a heavy burden to be sure!

Rush: I am sighing deeply, Steve…

Hawaii_Steve: Matt, don’t go. If you stay, I promise to be good.

mda19083: Rush – as Louis XVI (Mel Brooks) said in History of the World – Part I “Its good to be the king!”

Rush: I guess so…

Rush: ðŸ™‚

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Mike n Rachel in DC: Good evening all!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Matt is leaving?

mda19083: M n R – hello!

Hawaii_Steve: just for a week.

Matt1: Vacation and my Anniversary calls, Steve….;-)

Rush: AH!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Gee, and I took a bath and everything…

Matt1: Hello M & R!

Rush: Well, matt…Happy Anniversary!

mda19083: M n R – TMI!

Matt1: Next week, Mike, so you’re good

Mike n Rachel in DC: OK Matt, one week off for vacation 🙂

Rush: Mike/Rachel…WELCOME!

Hawaii_Steve: Just curious, where does one for vacation when one lives in Florida?

Matt1: Bermuda!

Rush: And, as always…a “hello” to rachel!

mda19083: YES!

Rush: Ah! Bermuda!

Rush: Never been there, but it must be nice!

Hawaii_Steve: In Hawaii, vacation means a week in Las Vegas. Stay at the California Hotel, downtown.

Rush: AH!

mda19083: Bermuda is wonderful – ENJOY!

Hawaii_Steve: Matt, Happy Anniversary to you and the misses.

Rush: Yes!

Matt1: TYSM

Matt1: That’s where we honeymooned

Mike n Rachel in DC: Enjoy, Matt. Dis is me island in de sun…

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Hawaii_Steve: MnR, LOL.

Mike n Rachel in DC: How romantic! (Rachel approves)

Rush: Steve, should we start the first extra of the night?


Matt1: Victor?

Rush: Yes.

Matt1: Ready here

Rush: Victor Sen Yung

Rush: As am I…

Mike n Rachel in DC: I need a vector, Victor

Hawaii_Steve: Yes Rush.

Mike n Rachel in DC: All set!

Rush: Ready when everyone is ready!

Rush: okay.

Hawaii_Steve: Tonight’s film marks the return of Victor Sen Yung to the Chan series.

Rush: I think this one reuns about 9 minutes? Am I correct?

Rush: (runs)

Mike n Rachel in DC: It says 5:31 on my copy, Rush

Hawaii_Steve: First EXTRA is a short Bio on Vic.

Rush: Okay…thank you!

Rush: ready?

Mike n Rachel in DC: yes

Rush: 30 seconds…

Rush: 25…

Rush: 20…

Hawaii_Steve: Cued. Ready.

Rush: 15…

Rush: 10…

Rush: 5…

Rush: GO!!!

Mike n Rachel in DC: This sure sounds like a synthesized voice

Rush: yes, Mike!

Matt1: Interesting

Rush: (Applause…)

Rush: Yes, it was!

Hawaii_Steve: A brief review of Sen Yung’s career.

Rush: He did get around on TV!

mda19083: Hal in 2001 A Space Odyssey was more appealing

Rush: Yes, Steve!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Always enjoy him. He’s also in “Across the Pacific” which is great fun.

mda19083: the voice that is

Rush: Regarding the voice of the narrator.

Rush: Yes.

Rush: Interesting.

Rush: At least we are WAT ahead of the Star Trek “Library Computer” voice!

Rush: (WAY)

Mike n Rachel in DC: Thank you Steve! Always interesting extras.

Mike n Rachel in DC: “wor-king”

Hawaii_Steve: Vic’s favorite role was in the Bette Davis film THE LETTER. EXCELLENT film.

Rush: yes, thank you again, Steve!

Rush: Great find!

Rush: Good info!

Rush: I have a signed copy of his Wok cookbook.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Fun fact: The Star Trek computer voice was Gene Rodenberry’s wife

Hawaii_Steve: You are welcome. Shall we move on to the next Extra?

Matt1: Interesting, Mike

Rush: Yes, Steve…good idea!

mda19083: cued here

Mike n Rachel in DC: (who was also Nurse Chapell)

Mike n Rachel in DC: Majel Barrett

Rush: AH!

Hawaii_Steve: The Wok cookbook has been re-issued. A friend sent me a copy. Fun book.

Matt1: Ready here


mda19083: the cookbook’s title? Wok and Roll?

Rush: “The Great Wok Cookbook”

Mike n Rachel in DC: Wok Around the Clock?

Hawaii_Steve: Cue the next video to the Castle Films logo.

Matt1: Golden Gate

Mike n Rachel in DC: Cued!

Rush: This one is over 9 minutes long.

Rush: Ready?

Rush: 30 seconds…

Rush: 20 seconds…

Rush: 15…

Rush: 10…

Hawaii_Steve: A vintage travelogue from 1939-1940.

Rush: 5…

Rush: GO!!!

Mike n Rachel in DC: The longest orange bridge too, I bet

Rush: Yes!

mda19083: painted in “safety orange”

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Rush: San Francisco has some “east coat” feel.

Mrs: oops

Matt1: Hello Mrs…..!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Mrs ? (P?)

Rush: WELCOME, Mrs!

Rush: Yes…Mrs P…must be!

Rush: ðŸ™‚


Mrs: I was trying to hurry before mt food delivery comes

Rush: We are watching the second extra…4 minutes in…


Mrs: I guess I’m just the Mrs tonight!

Rush: That works!

Rush: ðŸ™‚

mda19083: hello mrs

Mike n Rachel in DC: We don’t stand on ceremony here. Initials optional with the Chan clan!

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Rush: The “S” by the date on coins stands for “San Francisco” mint

Matt1: Hello Hounder!

Rush: Hounder!


hounder: hi all.

mda19083: maybe she wants to remain anonymous

mda19083: welcome hounder

Rush: Chop Suey sign!

Mike n Rachel in DC: “S” pennies were highly coveted here on the East coast…always excited to find one as a kid

Rush: Hounder, we are halfway through this extra


Mike n Rachel in DC: hello Hounder! Hope all is well with you and mom

Rush: Jump in!

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Matt1: Hello Louise!

Matt1: Oooops

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Mike n Rachel in DC: Swarthy fishermen?

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Matt1: wb Louise!

Rush: Louise!


Mike n Rachel in DC: Hello Louise

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hounder: hi louise

Rush: We are watching extra number two!


Rush: Windy!

Mike n Rachel in DC: baaa

Rush: Calif. sea lions.

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Rush: WOW! This one went by fast!

mda19083: enter louise 3

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Mike n Rachel in DC: Louise seems to be having an identity crisis today

Let me in!!!: Hi all

Rush: Thank you, again…Steve!

Hawaii_Steve: The film “harold and maude” filmed on the ruins of the Cliff House.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hello Louise!

Rush: Another GOOD one!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Lovely period look at San Francisco

Matt1: Gret clip Steve!

Rush: This must have been made before the West Coast World’s fair opened!

Let me in!!!: I could not get in a Louise, Louise 2, Louise 3 etc. Did you guys lock the door on me???

Hawaii_Steve: Thank you. These old travelogues takes us back to a wonderful time.

Rush: Not me, Louise!

Rush: GREMLINS at work!

Matt1: I blame Rachel

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Hawaii_Steve: Thanks, Matt.

Rush: Welcome…LOUISE!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Rach pleads innocence…but loves Louise’s new moniker. 🙂

Let me in!!!: I think I shal keep my new name tonight…

mda19083: a Louise by any other name …

Hawaii_Steve: Louise, next time, climb through the window. I will leave it open for you.

Rush: It may be our first IMPERATIVE moniker!

Rush: Steve: 🙂

Let me in!!!: So I just got my covid booster 2 days ago and I am still somewhat sleepy so don’t expect brilliance from me tonight…

Rush: I am sure you have PLENTY of brilliance available, louise!

Hawaii_Steve: Louise, can I fix you a tropical drink?

mda19083: everyone always comes in through the window in the Chan films

Let me in!!!: Boy if I had the body that would let me climb in a window I would do it Steve

Rush: 8 minutes to go, by the way…

Rush: “Shadows Over Chinatown.”

Rush: AH!

Hawaii_Steve: Hey Rush, don’t forget the last extra.

Rush: We have ONE MORE Extra!

Rush: A real SHORTY!

Rush: 12 seconds!

Matt1: Ready here

Mike n Rachel in DC: Don’t blink…

Mike n Rachel in DC: Cued and attentive in DC

mda19083: cued here

Hawaii_Steve: Or sneeze.


Rush: Ready?

Rush: 20 seconds…

Rush: 15…

Rush: 10…

Hawaii_Steve: Jack Norton was a popular character.

Rush: 5…

Rush: GO!!!

Hawaii_Steve: STOP.

Rush: And there it was!

Matt1: Achu…

Mike n Rachel in DC: *thud*

hounder: why does the shadows link bring up red dragon. am imissing something?

Rush: We will see him in tonight’s movie!

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Matt1: Thanks again for the clips Steve!

Mike n Rachel in DC: very convincing fall at the end

Hawaii_Steve: Mr. Norton plays an important part in tonight’s film.

Rush: Yes!

Rush: FIVE minutes to go…

Hawaii_Steve: You folks are most welcome.

Rush: Steve is CORRECT!

mda19083: Many thanks Steve!

Hawaii_Steve: 10:35 VIDEO MARK: As the Greyhound Bus arrives at a fictious San Francisco, it is really pulling into the Hollywood Greyhound Bus Depot on Cahuenga Blvd. As the camera pans along the street, we see the following businesses on Cahuenga Blvd.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Yes, thank you.

Rush: 4 minutes…

Rush: TYSM, Steve for that info!

Hawaii_Steve: 1-Cloister Press, printers of religious materials, est. in 1925 by Lawrence Young.
Location: 1608 Cahuenga Blvd.
2-Hollywood C. S. C. An unknown business and address.
3-Hollywood Camera Exchange, 1600 N. Cahuenga Blvd.

Rush: I love those bits of trivia!!!

Mrs P→Mrs: Thr link also takes me to Red Dragon

Rush: GREAT observation, Steve!

Rush: 3 minutes…

Rush: Please pause at the OPENING TITLE…

Hawaii_Steve: And that is the real deal that Chan and company are riding in: A vintage Greyhound Bus.

Matt1: Cued!

Rush: YES!

hounder: be back dog walk

Mrs P: What is the correct link???

Rush: Was it Greyhound or Continental Trailways?

Rush: I thought I saw that on the side of the bus?

Rush: 2 minutes…

Hawaii_Steve: Rush, see the logo on the side of the bus. Greyhouse.

Rush: Thank you!

Rush: I stand rightfully corrected!

Let me in!!!: CUED here

Rush: 75 seconds…

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Rich Maine: Evening all

Rush: 60 seconds…

Matt1: Hello Rich!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hi Rich

Rush: 50 seconds…

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Rush: RICH!

Dona: Hello Everyone!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hello Dona!

Rush: WELCOME!!!

Matt1: Hello Dona!

Rush: 40 seconds…

Rush: 30 seconds…

Rich Maine: Hiya Rush, Mike, dona

Hawaii_Steve: Check out the vintage postcards of Greyhound Buses.

Rush: ONA!!!

Rush: 25…

Rush: 20…

Rush: 15…

Rush: 10…

Rush: 5…

Rush: GO!!!


Rush: Title…

Rush: Music…

Rush: Credits…

Mike n Rachel in DC: Chan music 🙂

Rush: Yes, Mike/Rachel!

Let me in!!!: nice quality for the youtube video

Matt1: brb…Man the tin!

Rush: This will now be the “official” Chan intro music.

Hawaii_Steve: Once Monogram got their hands on the Chan series, the title state: “Charlie Chan in …” Most interesting.

Rush: Yep!

Rush: Nice stock footage of SF!

Rush: Narrator!

Let me in!!!: Bad hat

Rush: Yes.

Let me in!!!: another bad hat

Rush: Yes…yes…

Let me in!!!: nice hat

Rush: Tasteul, yes!

shady angel + foxx shadow: DEFINITELY.

Rush: (Tasteful)

Let me in!!!: but that hatpin is dangerous

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hounder: time chck please?

Rush: Used for self-protection?

Rush: The bus is traveling along Highway 40.

Rush: An actual highway.

Rush: Coming in vis Sat lake City.

Rush: Emigrant Gap.

Hawaii_Steve: That’s Jack Norton behind Mantan.

Rush: Not far from Lake tahoe.

Mrs P: I am totally unable to find the film

Dona: Yes Rush, I’ve been on it many times

Rush: yes, steve!

shady angel + foxx shadow: INGLORIOUS ROSTER: Wasn’t he a B-gunsel?

Rich Maine: Can you provide YouTube link?

hounder: mr

hounder: p. iused the link above and then did a search.

Rush: Got me there, Angel!

Mrs P: I tried that

Rush: Perry white, of course!

Let me in!!!: Wait, the movie just cut out and startedShadows over Shanghai!@!@!

Rush: CC is SHOT!

Hawaii_Steve: Bump off Chan in the first reel.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Just like Psycho!


Rush: Yosemite Park poster on the wall.

Let me in!!!: It was only a preview!

Rush: Yes.

shady angel + foxx shadow: We’re on DVD and about 90 sec (our est) behind. What’s the Web source for this? We don’t see link.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Charlie got it right in the ticker

Hawaii_Steve: This film is not on YouTube. found only highlights.

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shady angel + foxx shadow: There IS a source, tho, huh? Dailymotion, Archive, what?

shady angel + foxx shadow: WE just saw the show watch.

Hawaii_Steve: Stand by for footage of Greyhound on Cahuenga Blvd.

Rush: Steve is correct. I thought I had found a version online, but it is not available, sadly?

Rush: Looking for that, steve!

Rush: Crossing the Golden gate Bridge.

Hawaii_Steve: Here is come. Watch quickly.

Rush: It should be obvious who took the things when they suddenly have them back again!

Hawaii_Steve: Yes, that’s Mary Gordon from The Black Camel.

Rush: This is the correct direction traveled to enter the city.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Is the woman on the left from Black Camel?

Mike n Rachel in DC: Thanks, Steve…

Hawaii_Steve: Yes, MnR.

Rush: Did you pause it, steve, to read the side of the bus?

Hawaii_Steve: Yes Rush, I did. Playing the DVD on a large screen TV.

Rush: I think our friend is more than a pickpocket!

Hawaii_Steve: Mary Gordon, on the right.

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Rush: Kleptomaniac is more like it!

Let me in!!!: Okay, I have given up finding it online. I have to reinstall all my movies on my new computer. So I will just watch the chat.

Rush: yes, steve!

Rush: She was in “The Black camel”

hounder: i’m going to do the same thing Let me in. I’m too tired tonight to find my dvd

Rush: Sorry, hounder…

Let me in!!!: me and you, hounder

Rush: Louise, I am presently reconstruction the Cast List for the new site.

Rush: Reconstructing

Hawaii_Steve: Jimmy and Birmingham attempt “Who’s on First?” routine. Sort of.

Rush: Going well.

Rush: Yes, Steve!

Matt1: How is the migration going?

Rush: Working on it, Matt! Actually, the “migration” went pretty well, but I am finding that it is actually easier to copy and past piece by piece from the original!

Rush: “Live and learn…”

Rush: (paste)

Matt1: Very good!

Rush: Sheriff Mack?

Let me in!!!: Yes Rush, we thought that would happen. But that way you get to review all the material.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Charlie smells a Marine Corps rat

Hawaii_Steve: Yes, Rush. Same actor.

Rush: Yes! I have already found some typos, etc. to fix.

Rush: Yes, Steve!

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Rush: Morgue.

Matt1: M-O-R-G?

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Matt1: lol

shady angel + foxx shadow: Torso even moreso.

Rush: “Turn left and keep running!”

Rush: Yes, Angel!

shady angel + foxx shadow: Great to have BB back with us. A professional.

Rush: Agreed!

Hawaii_Steve: Al Bridge appeared in two Chan films. Can you name them?

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Matt1: Hello GS!

Matt1: wb MDA!

Hawaii_Steve: It is nice to see Toler and Sen Yung together again.

hounder: hi gs

mda19083: Al Bridge was in Its A Wonderful Life

shady angel + foxx shadow: Think Mrs. Chan knows about Widow Conover?

Godwinshelley3: Howdy all – I’m packing for MidAtlantic Nostalgia Festival

shady angel + foxx shadow: mda: That’s a Wonderful Film!

mda19083: Angel!

Rush: The answer to steve’s question can be found in the dialogue above…HINT!

Hawaii_Steve: Hi GS. Have a great time.

Godwinshelley3: So I’m missing tonight to get more organized

shady angel + foxx shadow: GS, i’m missing tonight & will be less organized. Must be continental drift.

Godwinshelley3: I’ve cleared out about 50% of my Halloween decorations to sell along with DVDs and books

Mike n Rachel in DC: “Keep sharp eye on girl” If ever there were an unnecessary instruction to Jimmy/Tommy…

mda19083: my life is a “nostalgia festival”

shady angel + foxx shadow: GS, where is this MidAtlantic event?


Godwinshelley3: North of Baltimore- hunt valley

hounder: sorry guys. i don’t have the movie out and am having a hard time keeping my eyes open. see you next week.

Let me in!!!: bye hounder

Matt1: Take care Hounder

mda19083: be well hounder!

Rush: For those who say it is demeaning for BB to use his “google-eyes” routine….

Matt1: lol

Rush: take care, Hounder!

Godwinshelley3: I need to go to, more packing to do

Rush: Jackie Gleason used that, too!

Matt1: Take care and have fun GS!

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Matt1: Hello Lou!

Dona: Hi Lou


Hawaii_Steve: GS, I’m looking for a DVD of Attack of the Mushroom People (August 1963 Japan). Toho Pack – The Mysterians/Varan the Unbelievable/Matango (2007) 3-disc set.

Rush: WELCOME, Lou!

HonoluLou: Quick! Am chasing criminal disguised as “hounder”. Have seen same?

Hawaii_Steve: If you run across it, please let me know. Thank you.

HonoluLou: HaHa, Hi everyone.

shady angel + foxx shadow: GS: Just looked up the Nostalgia event—hmmm! Baltimore is about halfway in my Boston-NC shuttle, but DATE is inconvenient. DAMN!

Hawaii_Steve: Aloha Lou. You almost missed the boat.


Hawaii_Steve: Greyhound bus that is.

Rush: Yes, Lou!

mda19083: welcome Lou!

Rush: Happy you made it!

HonoluLou: Steve, a slow boat to Honolulu!

Rush: ðŸ™‚

HonoluLou: Hie MDA.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Aloha, Lou

shady angel + foxx shadow: YOU’RE QUIBBLIN’. HE’S Quisling! RELEASE THE HOUNDS!

Rush: The disguises!

HonoluLou: M&R, Aloha

HonoluLou: Hi Angel & Fox

Rush: “What would Confusion say about THIS?”

Hawaii_Steve: BB looks like a hip Uncle Remus.

Rush: YES!

HonoluLou: Not Confusion, Rush…Gong Fu Tza

shady angel + foxx shadow: Is there ANY wild goose who’s not chaste?

Rush: Or, vice-versa?

mda19083: I prefer wild Turkey

shady angel + foxx shadow: THIS is TERRIFIC! I LOVE BB in shades & Santa mustache!!

HonoluLou: Steve, did you all have storm weather recently…rain?

HonoluLou: MDA, isn’t that 150 proof or something?

Hawaii_Steve: No. Not really. But it always rains in Hawaii. But no storms.


Rush: Darn!

Rush: Sorry!

Dona: oh my

Mike n Rachel in DC: wow

Rush: Link failed!


Rush: And how!

HonoluLou: Rush, how do type so fast!

Hawaii_Steve: What the hell was that?

Rush: An attempt at a link.

Rush: To an image.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Rush, the new nickname is kind of cool, but “Rush” is much easier to type…

Rush: At first, that looks like blood coming from Jimmy’s mouth!

Hawaii_Steve: Could somebody take the computer keyboard away from Rush?

Rush: Happy to oblige, sir!

HonoluLou: Steve, you have to admit he is a fast typist to enter all that so quick!

Matt1: Did your cat walk on your keyboard?

Hawaii_Steve: LOL.

mda19083: Lou – 101

HonoluLou: Matt1. Hahahahahaha!

Hawaii_Steve: Rush, it’s okay. Can somebody give Rush a cookie?

Rush: That’s okay. Websites give me PLENTY ot THOSE already.

Matt1: <tin can>

Rush: Dare I try?

Rush: Here goes…

Matt1: Doooooooo it

Hawaii_Steve: Hold on folks.


Rush: Worked!


Hawaii_Steve: That was a close call.

Rush: Did you see that glance BB gave as he walked out?

Hawaii_Steve: All that for an old soup can.

Rush: Looked like he had a possible suspicion to me!

Hawaii_Steve: Charlie let ’em have it.

Rush: The Bon Ton Girls

HonoluLou: Folks, just wanted to drop by. Had band practice earlier so actually watched this film last night. Have a great night. Aloha, Lou

HonoluLou: Good night all.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Take care, Lou…aloha!

Hawaii_Steve: See you around Chinatown Lou.

shady angel + foxx shadow: Gnite Lou!!

Matt1: Take care Lou!

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mda19083: Aloha Lou

Hawaii_Steve: Are you aware that after one checks out of the chat room, can still watch conversation?

Rush: Hmmm….

Hawaii_Steve: Actually, one can watch the entire chat room discussion without signing in.

mda19083: I sometimes chat with myself …

Mike n Rachel in DC: Yes…it’s very “public”

Mike n Rachel in DC: A sign of high intelligence, MDA 🙂

Rush: MDA…I can identify with that!

Rush: Not the high intelligence, part, of course!

mda19083: Mike: I am looking forward to working on the new quiz!

Mike n Rachel in DC: This “escort service” confuses me…

Rush: Changed her mind quickly!

Mike n Rachel in DC: ðŸ™‚

Rush: Yes, Mike!

Rush: Will it start now?

Mike n Rachel in DC: ?

shady angel + foxx shadow: Bay City was WAY ahead of the curve, WITH the curves!

Rush: Gas tank too small.

Rush: Yes, angel.

shady angel + foxx shadow: She is SO hot.

Rush: Nice police car!

Rush: Mr. Cosgrove.

Matt1: <tin can>

mda19083: Mike – is Charlie Chan in Reno an acceptable answer to question 16 in quiz 4?


Rush: Phew!

Matt1: lol

Rush: Side trip to the curio shop!

Rush: Guan Yin.

shady angel + foxx shadow: Rush: :P :P

Mike n Rachel in DC: The fill in the blank, MDA? That quote is in a couple of films…but “Reno” is not one of them, sadly. 😉

Rush: Break it…you BUY it!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Birmingham Brown: Gong virtuoso

Rush: I would guess this is ad-lib time!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Too bad the Johnny Carson Show didn’t have him as a guest…instant classic

Rush: YES!!

Rush: That would have been GREAT!

Mike n Rachel in DC: How about Mantan Moreland and Johnathan Winters?

Rush: And…as you say…CLASSIC!

Rush: WOW!

mda19083: JW was a comedic genius!

Rush: Another good dream pairing!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Can’t ever get tired of watching “the stick” routine

Rush: Indeed!

shady angel + foxx shadow: In my dreams, CC (Toler my preference for this mission) gets a call for MURDER IN VEGAS . . . action is around & backgrounded by the ENTIRE Rat Pack, booked for the weekend MURDER happens to call—cameos are writ for Frank, Dino, Sammy, Joey & Shirley. I anticipate a COLORING BOOK tie-in. Rush? Our other Creatives?

Rush: That could be seeds for a possible group Chan “script” project?

mda19083: Charlie Chan at the Sands

Hawaii_Steve: Viva Charlie Chan

Mike n Rachel in DC: Have to have Jimmy and BB as sidekicks in Vegas

Rush: “Charlie Chan in Las Vegas”

shady angel + foxx shadow: mda: We LIKE!!

Rush: Yes, Mike!

shady angel + foxx shadow: MnR: AbsoLUTELY!!

Rush: Take this month’s poll, please!

Rush: it relates to that.

shady angel + foxx shadow: Rush, SUCH is our hope! Can somebody rough out a plot?

Rush: Take a search at the Directory for “Charlie Chan at College” to see what could be done.

Rush: I think it is at the botton of the Directory.

shady angel + foxx shadow: CC at College is a key cantilever in my mind’s projection of Chan City, under a protective dome!

Rush: ðŸ™‚

shady angel + foxx shadow: “A COFFEE SHOP? Eeeeeeeeew!!”

mda19083: the dome of silence?

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Rush: I once knew someone named Jeff hay.

Rush: HM!

Rush: Was a message just sent?

Rush: Recall: “Charlie Chan in Paris.”

shady angel + foxx shadow: mda: Similar. Dome keeps healthy smog inside, repels Tetragene-lobbing lobsters.

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Rush: Was that one on Svengoolie, Angel?

shady angel + foxx shadow: Rush, my own!

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Rush: “Car 54….”

Matt1: Where are you?

Rush: ðŸ™‚

Mike n Rachel in DC: moo

shady angel + foxx shadow: Imagine is they were following Marge Simpson.

Rush: Matt, I guess we could call that one an example of “completion talk.”

Rush: Needs brake work.

shady angel + foxx shadow: I’ll play these numbers tomorrow.

Rush: Would this scene be outside of Monogralm Studios?

shady angel + foxx shadow: 44-37-31

Rush: CC has those shoes on again!

Rush: from last week.

Rush: Same suit, too, I think!

shady angel + foxx shadow: There’s people you’re glad to see go away, & don’t want to see again.

mda19083: love those shoes!

Rush: Me too!

shady angel + foxx shadow: Imagine a rat in the Pentagon.

Rush: Nice move by CC there!

mda19083: imagine?

Hawaii_Steve: The most physical Toler has been in a Chan film.

Rush: Both wrong…Gung Fu Tze.


Matt1: <yee-haw>

Rush: (Applause…)

Mike n Rachel in DC: <kids-yeah>

Rush: Next week…

Dona: Another good one Rush!

shady angel + foxx shadow: WOW!

Rush: The South seas becon…

Hawaii_Steve: Not bad for a Monogram Picture.

Rush: “Dangerous Money”

Rush: Not bad at all!

mda19083: another fun one!

shady angel + foxx shadow: See all soon! Expect a storyboard meet for CHARLIE AT THE SANDS!

Rush: or, to quote angel…”Not bad atoll.”

Matt1: Another great week. Good night folks and I’ll see you all in two weeks!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Always enjoyable…fertile pun ground

Rush: TYSM…everyone!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Enjoy YOUR south seas, Matt!

mda19083: be well everyone until next time

Rush: And…a huge TY to steve!

shady angel + foxx shadow: Look out—-he’s got a pun!!

Rush: great extras again!

Rush: I dodged that one.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Can’t wait for next week’s haul. Thanks, Steve.

Dona: Have a great vacation Matt

Rush: Me too.

mda19083: happy anniversary Matt

Rush: Yes, Matt!

Hawaii_Steve: You are most welcome.

Rush: Happy Anniversary!

mda19083: thanks agin to Steve

Hawaii_Steve: have fun Matt !!!

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Mike n Rachel in DC: Have a wonderful week(s) everyone! Happy Anniv. Matt!

mda19083: again

Rush: Take care, everyone!

Rush: Take care…

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Rush: have a great week!

Dona: Good Night All. See you all next week.

Rush: Honored that you ALL made it tonight!

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Rush: Good night, Dona!

Rush: Stay cool!

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DanVenture: Let’s see if I can keep up my on-time record! CU NExt week!

Rush: Yes, DV!

Rush: ooking forward!


Rush: take gare…

Rush: Good night DV and Steve!

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Rush: Thanks again, steve!

Hawaii_Steve: Have a good evening. See you soon.

Rush: And you!

Rush: And the kitty.

Hawaii_Steve: Sorry for picking on you tonight.

Rush: Aw…

Rush: All in fun!

Hawaii_Steve: That video message covered my entire screen.

Rush: Accident!

Hawaii_Steve: I thought something had infected my computer. All good.

Rush: Tried to post an image.

Rush: failed!

Hawaii_Steve: Yes, an accident.

Hawaii_Steve: Take care. Aloha.

Rush: Anyway…I should be shoving off…

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Hawaii_Steve: Even though, I left the room, I could still read the messages.

Hawaii_Steve: Very strange. I wonder you is watching our conversations.

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