CALENDAR: August 2013

Charlie Chan Family Calendar
Charlie Chan with his daughter, Frances, in a scene from Black Magic/Meeting at Midnight (1945).
August 2013
  “Detective without curiosity is like glass eye at keyhole – no good.”
1  Thursday 
Benson Fong, who portrayed Charlie Chan’s number three son, Tommy, in six films, dies in Los Angeles, California of a stroke on this day in 1987.
2  Friday
3  Saturday
4  Sunday
5  Monday
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  Charlie Chan in the Secret Service starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
Time: 8 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
6  Tuesday
Warner Oland, who portrayed Charlie Chan in seventeen films, dies of bronchial pneumonia in Stockholm, Sweden, on this day in 1938.
7  Wednesday
8  Thursday  
9  Friday
10  Saturday
11  Sunday
12  Monday
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Chinese Cat starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
Time: 8 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
13  Tuesday 
14  Wednesday
15  Thursday

16  Friday

17  Saturday
18  Sunday
19  Monday
A special Invitational Performance of Charlie Chan at the Opera at the Metropolitan Opera Festival at Newport, Rhode Island, on this day in 1967.
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  Black Magic/Meeting at Midnight starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
Time: 8 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
20  Tuesday
21  Wednesday
22  Thursday

23  Friday

24  Saturday
25  Sunday
26  Monday
Earl Derr Biggers, the creator of Charlie Chan, is born in Warren, Ohio, on this day in 1884.
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Jade Mask starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD!
Time: 8 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
27  Tuesday
28  Wednesday
29  Thursday
30  Friday
31  Saturday