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2008 Stories by Tony Ortega

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  • The Voice Gets Recognized, and 'Curing' Homosexuality

    published Feb 01, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives April 3, 1957, Vol. II, No. 23 'Voice' Elected to Press Groups The Village Voice was elected last week to membership in the New York Press A... More >>

  • Tennessee Williams' 'Orpheus Descending'

    published Jan 31, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives March 27, 1957, Vol. II, No. 22 Theatre Uptown By Jerry Tallmer For the lead piece on this page this week I had intended to write about "O... More >>

  • The Other Agent Ordered Roast Prime Rib

    published Jan 30, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives March 20, 1957, Vol. II, No. 21 Agent's Report By Ernest Trencherman Kissing my loved ones a fond farewell, I entered my double-flapped we... More >>

  • Some Observations on Hollywood

    published Jan 29, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 13, 1957, Vol. II, No. 20 Some Observations on Hollywood By Marta Curro Hollywood is not a town; it is a white stucco nightmare dotte... More >>

  • Ravi Shankar Comes to the Village

    published Jan 28, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 6, 1957, Vol. II, No. 19 Mr. Nearing Once Was There By Dan Balaban Victor Nearing wears the peaceful, pleasant exterior of a man wh... More >>

  • The Late James Dean Causes Teen Convulsions

    published Jan 25, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. February 27, 1957, Vol. II, No. 18 Van Doren-Nearing Going Gets Tough It took a Villager to stop a Villager. Last Monday night ... More >>

  • The Rise of Charles Van Doren

    published Jan 24, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 23, 1957, Vol. II, No. 13 All-American Intellectual Takes TV for 100 Grand By Dan Balaban The hero in modern America is not the... More >>

  • How Many Ways Can a Jazz Cat Use 'Cool'?

    published Jan 23, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 16, 1957, Vol. II, No. 12 The Lingo By Bob Reisner Jazz slang is continually changing. It changes because a term becomes distastef... More >>

  • Editor’s Statement on Art Critic Christian Viveros-Fauné

    published January 15, 2008

    Since the departure of Jerry Saltz last March, the Voice has been assigning art reviews to several critics, all of whom work for us on a... More >>

  • Village Booms, John Wilcock Steps In for Injured 'Goddess'

    published Jan 22, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 9, 1957, Vol. II, No. 11 Booming Village Is City's Prime Residential Area "The Village has been, is, and will continue to be a prim... More >>

  • A Disappearance on Fifth Avenue

    published Jan 18, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 2, 1957, Vol. II, No. 10 Crime, 1956: Dr. de Galindez, Two Murders The major unsolved mystery of 1956 began in the Village on Mar... More >>

  • How to Avoid Giving Duplicate Gifts

    published Jan 17, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 26, 1956, Vol. II, No. 9 [Note: our copy of this issue is very damaged, and few stories are complete.] Shopping the Village By C... More >>

  • Elvis Presley Termed 'Whirling Dervish' By Village Pastor

    published Jan 16, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 19, 1956, Vol. II, No. 8 Presley Termed Whirling Dervish By Village Pastor ... More >>

  • John Wilcock Looks for a Job

    published Jan 15, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 12, 1956, Vol. II, No. 7 The Village Square By John Wilcock Okay, then, I'm now offering, as commission, $100 Reward for anybody w... More >>

  • John Wilcock Quizzes a Schlockmeister

    published Jan 14, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 5, 1956, Vol. II, No. 6 Rock, Rocker, Rockest By John Wilcock The man at your left below is WINS disc jockey Alan Freed, the on... More >>

  • Beatnik Gal Burned by the Voice!

    published Jan 11, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. November 28, 1956, Vol II, No. 5 Is It Worth Telling the Truth to the Voice? By Dan Balaban What happens to the people who are interviewe... More >>

  • Happy First Birthday -- Now Where's My Newspaper?

    published Jan 10, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. November 21, 1956, Vol. II, No. 4 Letters to the Editor Where Is it? Dear Sir: All right, Happy Birthday. [Actually, the Voice had celeb... More >>

  • Jerry Tallmer Blown Away by Robards

    published Jan 09, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. November 14, 1956, Vol. I, No. 50 Quintero's Journey -- And Robards' By Jerry Tallmer A little after 11 p.m. at the Helen Hayes Theatre,... More >>

  • Pax Vobiscum Goes Missing!

    published Jan 08, 2008

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. November 7, 1956 (Vol. I, No 49) Statue Disappears from Village Art Center Despite a house-to-house check-up in the vicinity, a 5-foot statu... More >>

  • Starting Things from the Voice's First Anniversary

    published Jan 07, 2008

    [Here at the Voice we have more than 50 years of archives sitting in our library, and sooner or later I need to look through every damn issue. Now, for some reason, the large, bound archives of the pa... More >>

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