Ed Wynn, (Isaiah Edwin Leopold - November 9, 1886 - June 19, 1966) "The late, great Ed Wynn. From bringing an animated Mad Hatter to life, to making me laugh hysterically as Uncle Albert in Disney's version of 'Mary Poppins', he has brought me so much joy." ~anon.
The Ziegfeld Follies -a series of theatrical productions on Broadway from 1907-1931. The Follies were lavish revues. Many of the top entertainers of the era (including W.C. Fields, Eddie Cantor, Fanny Brice, Ann Pennington, Bob Hope, Will Rogers, Ruth Etting, Ray Bolger, Marilyn Miller, Ed Wynn, Sophie Tucker and others) appeared in the shows. The Ziegfeld Follies were also famous for many beautiful chorus girls (Zigfield Girls) usually wearing elaborate costumes.