“That she did emerge is now history. For she is at her peak riding a comeback that has been more
“By normal standards, it can’t be explained. It is one of the true phenomenas of show business. A 44-year-old woman
“When the performance was over and Judy had left the stage for good, thousands of people were standing and staring
“Her fans point out, with some justice, that the place to see Judy is in her element, on stage. In
“Miss Garland is in a rough trade where audiences are notoriously capricious. Hers is faithful and the applause for 24
“They gave her the kind of flamboyant ovation that most stars never even dream of. And Judy didn’t disappoint them.
“At the end of it, the audience becomes hysterical, stamping, screechings, popping flashbulbs. Some cry. A very few are silent