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Gossip: Why Jitters Are Born

“Latest set of jitters by the Hays Office, which finds the darndest things to have jitters about, is double-feature marquee signs of questionable purity.

In Hollywood, the Hays Office brought pressure to bear to kill the Hollywood Boulevard theater’s marquee which read: HE STAYED FOR BREAKFAST – ALL THIS, AND HEAVEN TOO” – Motion Picture magazine, March 1941