“I Wanna Do That Too!” Classic Clip … Shirley & Bojangles, 1935

Shhhhh. Don’t talk. Just watch. This is about as classic as it gets. From 1935 comes The Little Colonel–made at a time when it was scandalous to even show a little white child (Shirley Temple) holding hands with a black servant (the inimitable Bill Robinson). It is the first time that an interracial coupling was […]

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"I Wanna Do That Too!" Classic Clip … Shirley & Bojangles, 1935

Shhhhh. Don’t talk. Just watch. This is about as classic as it gets. From 1935 comes The Little Colonel–made at a time when it was scandalous to even show a little white child (Shirley Temple) holding hands with a black servant (the inimitable Bill Robinson). It is the first time that an interracial coupling was […]

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