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Charlie Chan, accompanied by Sgt. Davidson and reporter Peggy Cartwright, questions 
Lilly Mae Wong about the death of Princess Mei Ling in The Chinese Ring (1947).
 
 
October 2018
 
"Man who ride on merry-go-round all the time, sooner or later must catch brass ring." (The Chinese Ring)
 

1  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  Charlie Chan in London starring Warner Oland, as we celebrate his birthday.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan cartoon: The Phantom Sea Thief, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

2  Tuesday
 
3  Wednesday
 
Warner Oland, who would portray Charlie Chan in sixteen films, is born in the village of Nyby, Sweden in 1879.

4  Thursday

5  Friday

6  Saturday

7  Sunday

8  Monday
 
Flag Day..."Long may it wave."
 
Columbus Day
 
A Special Invitational Performance of Charlie Chan at the Circus at EXPO 67 (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) - Family Day at the Youth Pavillion - on this day in 1967.
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Trap starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan cartoon: The Eye of the Idol, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

9  Tuesday
 
Benson Fong, who portrayed Charlie Chan's number three son, Tommy, in six films, is born in Sacramento, California on this day in 1916.

10  Wednesday

11  Thursday

12  Friday
 
13  Saturday
 
George Kuwa, who portrayed Charlie Chan in The House Without a Key (1926), dies on this day in 1931. 

14  Sunday
 
15  Monday
 
Warner Oland emigrates with his family to the United States on this day in 1892.
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Please join us as we share the TV crime drama, The New Adventures of Charlie Chan, as we view and discuss two episodes: The Death of a Don and Death at High Tide, sharing these adventures LIVE, watching them together via personal video!
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan cartoon: The Fat Lady Caper, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

16  Tuesday

17  Wednesday
 
18  Thursday
 
Victor Sen Yung, who would portray Charlie Chan's number two son, Jimmy (later Tommy), in eighteen films, is born in San Francisco, California on this day in 1918.
 
A stage version of Keeper of the Keys, by Earl Derr Biggers, opens on Broadway at the Fulton Theatre.  Featuring William Harrigan as Inspector Charlie Chan, the three-act play runs for 23 performances on this day in 1933.
 
Twentieth Century-Fox chooses Sidney Toler to replace the deceased Warner Oland as Charlie Chan on this day in 1938.

19  Friday 

20  Saturday

21  Sunday

22  Monday
 
Roland Winters, who portrayed Charlie Chan in six films, dies in Englewood, New Jersey of a stroke on this day in 1989. 
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Chinese Ring starring Roland Winters.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan cartoon: Captain Kidd's Doubloons, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

23  Tuesday 

24  Wednesday  

25  Thursday

26  Friday  

27  Saturday

28  Sunday

29  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Please join with us for our annual Charlie Chan Family Virtual Halloween Party as we watch Charlie Chan's Secret starring Warner Oland.  During our party we will discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan cartoon: The Bronze Idol, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 
 
30  Tuesday
 
31  Wednesday
 
 
 
Halloween 
 
 

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