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Also Known As: Died: January 24, 1972
Born: October 6, 1897 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: actor, vaudevillian

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 The Comic (1969) Lawrence
2.
 The Gnome-Mobile (1967) Dr. Conrad Ramsey
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 Frankie and Johnny (1966) Wilbur
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 Penelope (1966) Bank manager
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 The Patsy (1964) Executive
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 Critic's Choice (1963) Joe Rosenfield
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 Black Zoo (1963) Jeffrey Stengel
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 All in a Night's Work (1961) Sam Weaver
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 Pocketful of Miracles (1961) Mayor
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Jerome Cowan (born October 6, 1897 in New York, New York; died January 24, 1972 in Encino, California) appeared in over 100 films but is probably best remembered for two roles in classic films: He played Miles Archer, the doomed private eye partner of Sam Spade, in The Maltese Falcon; he was also the hapless district attorney, Thomas Mara, who is forced to cross-examine his own son about the existence of Santa Claus, in Miracle on 34th Street. The New York-born actor also played Dagwood Bumstead's boss Mr. Radcliffe in several installments of Columbia Pictures' Blondie series. He also appeared in Deadline at Dawn, June Bride, and High Sierra.

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