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That was his first glimpse of the exciting world of show business, and when Amos Jacobs decided to try his hand at it, he borrowed the names of his two brothers to come up with his stage name: Later, he prayed to St. Jude, the patron saint of lost causes, and asked him to return the money tenfold.
The very next morning, he got a call to do a radio commercial for Maytag washing machines. Later, when he met Stritch again — now serving as the archbishop of Chicago — and told him his plans to honor St.
Jude, Stritch persuaded the entertainer to locate his new hospital in Memphis. The latter was already a board member of several Memphis hospitals, and an expert fundraiser.
Barry takes you on, you stay in Memphis, and you will build your hospital. Jude Hospital is built on Highway 51 in Memphis. Jude, and today it organizes more than 34, fundraising events annually. On November 2,Danny Thomas used his ever-present cigar lighter to set fire to a decrepit downtown building, to clear the acre property on Lauderdale for the new hospital.
Sometime later, he manned firehoses and helped firemen put out the flames.
A groundbreaking ceremony followed, using a spade blessed in accordance with Jewish, Roman Catholic, and Protestant beliefs.
Williams, who fully embraced the concept, did the work for free. He eliminated a proposed surgical wing, and instead linked St.
Jude to nearby St. Joseph Hospital with a tunnel. Jude medical staff would be able to use St.
Jude standing at the entrance. That statue is carved from marble that came from the De Praty Statuary in Rome. The 5,pound artwork stands 10 feet tall and is mounted on a 1,pound cornerstone — both personal gifts from Danny Thomas. Jude as the patron saint of hopeless causes and our dedication of this hospital as a shrine fulfilling a promise made to him.
Jude to resist Zone 3 earthquake damage — the first building in the city constructed this way.Nov 14, · Marlene G.
Brown. Marlene G. Brown of West Windsor passed away peacefully at home on October 26, , after a long battle with breast cancer. Marlene was born in Queens, New York, on February 11, , and moved to Great Neck, Long Island as a child.
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