Jules Munshin (born today in 1915) is the poor shlub who was one of the trio in On the Town, but who has the misfortune to be neither Gene Kelly nor Frank Sinatra. If you think that’s not an indignity, look at this poster.
Guess they couldn’t find room for a third fellow!
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