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27th Annual Season

 

San Francisco Opera Association

 

Gaetano Merola General Director

Paul Posz, Manager

 

 

War Memorial Opera House

September 20 to October 23

1949

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA ASSOCIATION

 

 

OFFICERS

 

Kenneth Monteagle, President

Mrs. Stanley Powell, Vice-President

Arthur Merrill Brown, Jr., Vice-President

Charles R. Blyth, Vice-President

George T. Cameron, Treasurer

Paul Posz, Secretary

 

 

 

 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

George Washington Baker, Jr.

Charles R. Blyth

Arthur Merrill Brown, Jr.

Starr Bruce

George T. Cameron

William W. Crocker

Mortimer Fleishhacker

Marco F. Hellman

Robert Watt Miller

Kenneth Monteagle

John Francis Neylan

Mrs. Stanley Powell

Mrs. Henry Potter Russell

Nion R. Tucker

 

 

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE STAFF

 

 

 

 

Arthur Frahm

Eric Rahn

Ticket Sales

Gaetano Merola, General Director

Paul Posz, Manager

 

 

 

Phyllis Amati, Season Tickets

 

 

 

Evelyn Crockett

Clade Von Besser

Office Secretaries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BOARD OF GOVERNORS

 

George Washington Baker, Jr.

P. A. Bergerot

Charles R. Blyth

J. Brendan Brady

H. Sewall Bradley

Arthur Merrill Brown, Jr.

Starr Bruce

Guido Caglieri

Mrs. George T. Cameron

George T. Cameron

Charles A. Christin

William W. Crocker

George E. Crothers

Mrs. Frank P. Deering

Miss Mary C. Dunham

Sidney M. Ehrman

Mrs. William M. Fitzhugh

Mortimer Fleishhacker

Randolph Hale

Reuben B. Hale

Mrs. Lawrence W. Harris

J. Emmet Hayden

Timothy Healy

Marco F. Hellman

Edward D. Keil

Charles H. Kendrick

Mrs. Marcus S. Koshland

Lewis A. Lapham

Mrs. Stine Leis

Mrs. Donald Mac Leod Lewis

M. E. Lombardi

William Gladstone Merchant

Mrs. C. O. G. Miller

Robert Watt Miller

Kenneth Monteagle

Guido Musto

Mrs. John Francis Neylan

John Francis Neylan

Ralph H. Phelps

Mrs. Stanley Powell

Stanley Powell

Mrs. Leon Richardson

Mrs. Henry Potter Russell

A. Sbarboro

Mrs. M. C. Sloss

Ralph J. A. Stern

Mrs. Sigmund Stern

Nion R. Tucker

Randolph C. Walker

Whitney Warren

 

 

 

WAR MEMORIAL OPERA HOUSE

(Owned and operated by the City and County of San Francisco through the Board

of Trustees of the War Memorial.)

 

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

 

Wilbur A. Henderson, President

Sidney M. Ehrman, Vice-President

 

Ben Baggenstos

Frank A. Flynn

Melvin I. Hertz

Dan S. Hewitt

Milton W. Kletter

Guido J. Musto

Richard H. Newhall

Ralph J. A. Stern

 

 

Edward Sharkey, Managing Director of the War Memorial

E. Lawrence George, Secretary to the Board of Trustees

 

 

 

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA COMPANY

 

SEASON 1949

 

 

 

CONDUCTORS

 

Kurt Herbert Adler

Paul Breisach

Fausto Cleva

Karl Kritz

Gaetano Merola

William Steinberg

 

 

 

 

 

MUSICAL STAFF

 

Glauco Curiel,

Antonio Dell'Orefice

Dora Di Tano

Karl Kritz

Walter Taussig

Assistant Conductors

 

Kurt Herbert Adler

Chorus Director and Musical Secretary

Willam Christensen

Choreographer and Ballet Master

 

Madi Bacon

Director Boys Chorus

 

Naoum Blinder

Concert Master

Boris Blinder

Principal Cellist

 

Julius Haug

Orchesta Manager

 

Alma Haug

Librarian

 

 

 

 

 

STAGE DIRECTION

 

Armando Agnini, Stage Director

Etienne Barone, Stage Manager

 

 

 

ARTISTS

 

Licia Albanese, Soprano

Salvatore Baccaloni, Bass

Eileen Baldwin, Soprano

Rose Bampton, Soprano

Elisabetta Barbato, Soprano

Jussi Bjoerling, Tenor

George Cehanovsky, Baritone

Leslie Chabay, Tenor

Yvonne Chauveau, Soprano

Caesar Curzi, Tenor

Alessio De Paolis, Tenor

Kirsten Flagstad, Soprano

Herta Glaz, Contralto

Uta Graf, Soprano

Paul Guenter, Bass

Lois Hartzell, Soprano

Colin Harvey, Baritone

Winifred Heidt, Soprano

Ralph Herbert, Baritone

Herbert Janssen, Baritone

Raoul Jobin, Tenor

Valerie Lagorio, Contralto

Desire Ligeti, Bass

Max Lorenzini, Baritone

Patrick McVey, Baritone

Enzo Mascherini, Baritone

Nicola Moscona, Bass

Robin Nelson, Bass

Jarmila Novotna, Soprano

Alice Ostrowski, Soprano

Jan Peerce, Tenor

Arthur Peters, Tenor

Florence Quartararo, Soprano

Richard Sharretts, Baritone

Mary Jane Spry, Soprano

Set Svanholm, Tenor

Mihaly Szekely, Bass

Ferruccio Tagliavini, Tenor

Italo Tajo, Bass

Pia Tassinari, Soprano

Blanche Thebom, Contralto

Lawrence Tibbett, Baritone

Demy Trevor, Bass

Claramae Turner, Contralto

Francesco Valentino, Baritone

Ramon Vinay, Tenor

Donna Walker, Contralto

Virginia Wilcox, Soprano

Dorothy Warenskjold, Soprano

Robert Weede, Baritone

Martina Zubiri, Soprano

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHORAL ENSEMBLE

 

MISSES

 

Carmen Andreatta

Eileen Baldwin

Josephine Barbano

Eileen Browne

Bianca Bruni

Jean Burlingham

Rose Cardinale

Helen F. Carey

Eleanor Coryell

Helen Glover

Mary Jane Gray

Aurora Gutierrez

Irene Halicki

Thora Harper

Orthella Hughes

Leona Hurd

Beverly Keaton

Sybil Louise Knapp

Valeria Lagorio

Peggy Lawford

Greta Nelson

Jo O'Connell

Elizabeth Pharris

Bettie Sanderson

Winifred K. Schamp

Mary Jane Spry

Joyce Stephens

Destal Thornbury

Dorothy Throndson

Donna Walker

Joan Welton

Virginia Wilcox

Martina Zubiri

 

 

 

 

MESSRS.

 

Evaristo Alibertini

Anthony Alonzo

Anthony Balestriere

Fred O. Beardsley

Edward Bosco

Louis Braunstein

Willis Burroughs

Nicholas Cresci

Caesar Curzi

Galliano Daneluz

Floyd Davis

Amerigo Del Grande

Rudolph Donati

Joseph Giammanco

Willard Alan Greiner

Paul Guenter

Colin Harvey

Edson B. Hoel

Frederick Hutchinson

George D. Jensen

Boyd Lewis

Frank Lohmeier

Max Lorenzini

Augusto Lourenzo

Patrick McVey

Alexander M. Murray

Robin Nelson

Arthur L. Peters

Attilio C. Rossi

Paul Schagen

Allen Schmidling

Charles Segale

Milton W. Smith

Andrew M. Sneddon

Howard Solve

Austin Thomson

Demy Trevor

Edwin Vannucci

 

 

 

 

BOYS CHORUS

 

Donald Baumann

Floyd Burdette

Patrick Castro

Bruce Chesse

Cecil DeLoach

Michael Donahue

Robert Efford

Peter Farrelley

Paul Graves

Everett Hintze

Jeffrey Holm

Dale Johnson

Michael Kersnar

Henry Kornfeld

Louis Losado

Kenneth Malucelli

Donald Malvestiti

William Markel

Kenneth Metzger

Philip Metzger

Richard Miratti

James Moody

Carl Nehm

Edwin Pearce

Dennis Pitts

Ronald Radetice

Garry Smith

Jim Webster

Michael Zeller

 

 

 

 

BALLET

 

Soloists

Celena Cummings

Joan Vickers

Geraldine Vasquez

Rosalie Prosch

Roland Vasquez

Jimmy Hicks

 

 

MISSES

 

Sally Bailey

Ann Crowell

Carolyn George

Nancy Johnson

Patricia Johnston

Ludmilla Liashenko

Margaret Lloyds

Janice Mitoff

Judy Nathanson

Dolores Richardson

Janet Sassoon

Sylvia Williams

AUXILIARY

 

Bonny Bell

Susan Devencenzi

Betty Koerber

Mary Alice Kubes

Arlend Le Crone

Mariane Peterson

Jeanne Reyes

Sharon Shore

MESSRS.

 

Ray Barallobre

Alton Basuino

Walter Burgess

Leo Duggan

Jim Grey

Mauricio Rios

Vernon Wendrof

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRODUCTION

Eugene B. Dunkel, Scenic Artist

Earl McGuire, Master Carpenter

John T. Heavey, Master of Properties

 

A. L. Mitchell, Master Electrician

 

 

 

 

FOR WAR MEMORIAL OPERA HOUSE

 

R. G. Wakeman, Master Carpenter

Edward J. Zettel, Master Electrician

Wallace Fletter, Master of Properties

 

 

 

 

COSTUMES MADE FOR SAN FRANCISCO OPERA ASSOCIATION
BY STIVANELLO AND CULCASI, NEW YORK

 

Alexander Agnini, Wardrobe Master

Inez Dodson Hall, Wardrobe Mistress

Sue McGowan, Hairdresser

Everett Mason, Makeup Artist

 

 

 

PROGRAM

 

PISANI PRINTING & PUBLISHING COMPANY, Publisher, Designers and Printers

 

 

 

OPERA BOX HOLDERS

 

Season 1949

 

 

A

Mr. and Mrs. Gaetano Merola

 

B

Mr. and Mrs. Karl C. Weber

Mrs. Crescent Porter Hale

 

C

Mrs. Sigmund Stern

 

D

Mrs. Frrank P. Deering

Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Sutro, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. R. Gwin Follis

 

E

Mr. and Mrs. T. S. Petersen

Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Lane

Mr. and Mrs. Edmunds Lyman

Mr. and Mrs. Parker S. Maddux

 

F

Mr. and Mrs. Donald MacLeod Lewis

 

G

Mrs. Samuel Knight

Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Henderson

Mr. and Mrs. Frank G. Belcher

Mrs. Selby McCreery

 

H

Mr. and Mrs. C. O. G. Miller

Mr. and Mrs. F. W. McNear

J

Mrs. I. W. Hellman

 

K

Mr. and Mrs. George T. Cameron

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Monteagle

 

L

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph T. Grace

Mr. and Mrs. Nion R. Tucker

 

M

Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer Fleishhacker

 

N

Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Blyth

Mrs. Richard S. McCreery

 

O

Mrs. Henry Potter Russell

Mr. W. W. Crocker

 

P

Mrs. George Edwin Bennett

Mr. and Mrs. E. Geoffrey Montgomery

Mr. and Mrs. James Bodrero

 

Q

Mr. and Mrs. Sidney M. Ehrman

 

 

R

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Dale King

S

Mrs. Marcus S. Koshland

Judge and Mrs. M. C. Sloss

 

T

Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Loran Johnston

Mrs. William Cavalier

 

U

Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Harney

 

V

Mrs. Prentis Cobb Hale

 

W

Mrs. Epps J. Miller

Mrs. Edward M. Rolkin

 

X

Mr. and Mrs. J. E. French

 

Y

 

Mr. and Mrs. P. C. Hale, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Frederick C. Whitman

 

 

Z

 

Mr. and Mrs. John Barnard Bailey

Mr. and Mrs. John B. Cella

Mr. and Mrs. Louis A. Petri

Mr. and Mrs. Burton B. Turner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUARANTOR MEMBERS of the SAN FRANCISCO OPERA ASSOCIATION
1949

 

 

Mrs. Elizabeth Abbott

Mrs. L. C. Abbott

Mr. and Mrs. C. Robert Adams

Mr. and Mrs. C. Edgar Adams

Dr. and Mrs. C. W. Adams

N. Harris Ades

Bertram E. Alanson

Mrs. Agnes Aldrich

Mrs. Annette Alexander

Constance H. Alexander

Mrs. Wallace M. Alexander

Dr. and Mrs. R. Emmet Allen

Lucy H. Allyne

Mr. and Mrs. Jose M. Alonso

T. E. Ambrose

Mr. and Mrs. Edward W. Arnold

Mr. and Mrs. Edward R. Bacon

Mr. and Mrs. John B. Bailey

Elsa M. Baker

Mrs. William Paul Baker

A. R. Baldwin

The Baldwin Piano Co.

Mr. and Mrs. B. A. Banker

Mr. and Mrs. Harry L. Barbash

Dr. and Mrs. Otto Barkan

Mrs. John Thomas Barnett

J. F. Barrett

Mrs. Edward F. Barron

Evelyn H. Barron

Irving Bartel

Mr. and Mrs. Dominic A. Bazzanella

Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Beall

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen D. Bechtel

Mr. and Mrs. Frank G. Belcher

Mr. and Mrs. F. N. Belgrano

Mr. and Mrs. David Benioff

Mr. and Mrs. Dudley G. Bennett

Mrs. George E. Bennett

Mrs. Walter H. Bentley

Avram Bercovich

Mr. and Mrs. Peter Bercut

Al Bernard

Dr. and Mrs. Elbridge J. Best

Dr. and Mrs. Tholow Binkley

Newton Bissinger

Mrs. R. D. Black

Mr. and Mrs. Norman K. Blanchard

W. Harry Blatchly

Mrs. Naoum Blinder

Louis Bloch

Edward J. Bloom

Jean Blum

Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Blyth

Mrs. Walter W. Boardman

Leon Bocqueraz

Mr. and Mrs. James Bodrero

Mrs. Robert C. Bolton

Merle Boomhower

Mr. and Mrs. George H. Bowman

Louise A. Boyd

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Bradshaw

Mr. and Mrs. Walter C. Brauns

G. Temple Bridgman

Mrs. William Ellery Briggs

Mrs. John F. Brooke

Mrs. Julia Fox Brooke

George W. Brooks

Arthur Brown, Jr.

Arthur M. Brown, Jr.

Herbert M. Brown

James A. Brown

Mrs. Louis C. Brown

Ralph Brown

Walter D. Brown

Starr Bruce

Frank E. Buck

Dr. Leonard W. Buck

Thomas Buck

Dr. and Mrs. Edward J. Buckley, Sr.

Mr. and Mrs. F. Neil Buckely

Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Burmister

Mrs. Felix Butte

John R. Cahill

Dr. William Otis Callaway

Mr. and Mrs. George T. Cameron

Lillian Campbell

Mrs. Lewis G. Carpenter

Mr. and Mrs. Craig Carrier

Dr. William A. Carroll

Dorothy M. Carson

Thelma D. Carson

Howard A. Carver

Mr. and Mrs. H. K. Cassidy

Mrs. William Cavalier

Augustine Cazenave

Mr. and Mrs. John B. Cella

Mrs. Selah Chamberlain

Selah Chamberlain, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Elbert M. Chandler

Mr. and Mrs. R. Chatfield-Taylor

Dr. and Mrs. Garnett Cheney

Dr. and Mrs. Lee S. Cherney

Mrs. Drew Chidester

Mrs. W. F. Chipman

Charles A. Christin

Antone Cincotta

Dr. and Mrs. J. J. Citron

Mrs. Baylies V. Clark

S. G. Clark

Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Clarke

Donald W. Cleary

Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Clement

Lindsey W. Cochran

Mr. and Mrs. John Philip Coghlan, Sr.

Mrs. Betty Cohn

Mr. and Mrs. George D. Cohn

Mrs. Max M. Cohn

Mr. and Mrs. Cedric Coldwell

Mr. and Mrs. Colbert Coldwell

Persis H. Coleman

H. D. Collier

Alton H. Collins

Mrs. Jesse C. Colman

Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Coney

Mary R. Conlin

Dr. and Mrs. F. C. Cordes

John Foster Corlett

Alan H. Critcher

Arthur S. Crites

William W. Crocker

George E. Crothers

Thomas B. Crowley

Dr. and Mrs. Leon Cuenin

Mr. and Mrs. Stanley J. Cumberpatch

Mrs. Chester Dahl

Mr. and Mrs. Ture Dahlstrom

Mr. and Mrs. Alan S. Dale

Countess Lillian R. Dandini

Mr. and Mrs. George S. Daniels

Arnaldo D'Anneo

Archie Darbasian

Forrest B. Davidson

Ralph K. Davies

Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Davis

Florence E. Dean

Mrs. Frank De Benedetti

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Debs

Mrs. Frank P. Deering

Mrs. Georges de Latour

Mrs. Arthur de Lorimier

Mr. and Mrs. L. Demartini

Mr. and Mrs. Walter de Martini

Frank H. Denman

Charles E. Denton

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Detert

Mrs. Robert T. Devlin

Mrs. Benjamin H. Dibblee

Mrs. Donald R. Dickey

Mrs. B. J. Dietrich

Dr. and Mrs. Victor Dillon

Mrs. L. W. Dinkelspiel

Mrs. Samuel Dinkelspiel

Nathaniel S. Dodge, Sr.

Mr. and Mrs. R. Stanley Dollar

Mrs. Leo Domb

Julie D. Donish

O. Dewey Donnell, Jr.

Mrs. F. A. Dorn

Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Doyle

Mr. and Mrs. Ted Dreyer

Mr. and Mrs. Walter E. Drobisch

J. A. Ducournau

Mrs. J. H. Duhig

Mrs. Lambert Dunbar

Mr. and Mrs. Harold Dunlap

Mrs. Charles Dunphy

Mrs. Dunn Dutton

Mrs. Jacqueline Margett Dwyer

Dr. and Mrs. George Ebright

Mrs. Francis Milner Edwards

Mr. and Mrs. Albert L. Ehrman

Alexis L. Ehrman, Jr.

Mrs. Alfred Ehrman

Mrs. Joseph Ehrman, Jr.

Mrs. S. W. Ehrman

Mr. and Mrs. Sidney M. Ehrman

John W. Elwood

Mark C. Elworthy

Mrs. Carl F. Ernst

Judge and Mrs. Herbert W. Erskine

Mrs. Milton H. Esberg

Milton H. Esberg, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Louis Ets-Hokin

Dr. and Mrs. Harold K. Faber

J. Fabrino

Mr. and Mrs. Paul I. Fagan

Alfred Fellner

Mr. and Mrs. William F. Fielder

George F. Fisher, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Marshal H. Fisher

Mrs. Grace L. Fisk

Rosemary R. Fitzgerald

Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer Fleishhacker

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Flowers

John F. Forbes

Mrs. R. G. Follis

Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence C. Ford

Francis Forsell

Mrs. Morris Frank

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas G. Franck

Mr. and Mrs. J. W. French

Mrs. W. H. French

Dr. and Mrs. Charles Freytag

Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Friedman

Arthur J. Fritz

Angelo A. Fusco

Nelly Gaffney

L. P. Gainsborough

Maurice A. Gale

Mrs. Laure Galtie

Crissie Gardner

Mrs. Elsie S. Garin

Joseph J. Geary

Mr. and Mrs. Henry Gede, Jr.

Mrs. Gibson Gerlack

Ben C. Gerwick

Eugene Paul Getty

Gordon Peter Getty

D. Lyle Ghirardelli

Mr. and Mrs. L. M. Giannini

Dr. and Mrs. Arthur C. Gibson

George B. Gillson

Don Gilmore

Mr. and Mrs. Harry Gittings, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. A. Warren Glickman

Mr. and Mrs. Louis S. Glicksberg

Edward James Goldie

Mr. and Mrs. Maurice L. Goldman

Mr. and Mrs. Louis Goldstein

Lutie D. Goldstein

Mr. and Mrs. C. Ray Goman

Jack Gomperts

Mrs. Isaac Goodman

Mr. and Mrs. Lester Goodman

Mr. and Mrs. Walter M. Gordon

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph T. Grace

Mr. and Mrs. Chalmers G. Graham

Countess Gratsos

Mrs. Maurice S. Greenberg

Stuart W. Greenberg

Mrs. I. M. Greene

Mrs. F. S. Greenlee

Farnham P. Griffiths

Mr. and Mrs. Berthold Guggenhime

Richard B. Gump

Albert Haas

C. Nelson Hackett

Mrs. Crescent Porter Hale

Marshal Hale, Jr.

Mrs. Prentis Cobb Hale

Prentis Cobb Hale, Jr.

Randolph Hale

Reuben Brooks Hale

Herbert E. Hall

Eminel P. Halsted

Mr. and Mrs. R. C. Ham

Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Hanna

Rupert C. Hansen

Mrs. Robert D. Harden

Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Harney

Gregroy A. Harrison

Dr. Marlow B. Harrison

Maurice E. Harrison

Mrs. Henry H. Hart

Mr. and Mrs. Clarence E. Hass

Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hastings

Mrs. Russell P. Hastings

Mrs. Juanita Hatch

Mr. and Mrs. Elystus L. Hayes

Mrs. Timothy Hayes

Roy S. Haynes

Anne W. Hazen

Mrs. D. C. Heger

Mrs. E. S. Heller

Mr. and Mrs. Walter D. Heller

Walter S. Heller

Mrs. F. J. Hellman

Mrs. I. W. Hellman

Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Henderson

Mrs. Robert B. Henderson

Mr. and Mrs. David Heskin

William A. Hewitt

Albert Henry Hill

Mr. and Mrs. Leslie W. Hills

Reuben Wilmarth Hills, III

H. H. Hilp

Walter J. Hollings

Mr. and Mrs. G. Austin Holt

Dr. and Mrs. George H. Holt

Hazel G. Holly

C. J. Holzmueller

Osgood Hooker

L. A. Hopkins

Robert A. Hornby

Mrs. H. A. Hornlein

Mrs. Simon Hornstein

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Carr Howe, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Howell

Robert Hulbert

David Hulburd

Mr. and Mrs. Jaquelin H. Hume

Marian Huntington

Mr. and Mrs. Phelps S. Hunter

Dr. Iriving S. Ingber

Mr. and Mrs. Tevis Jacobs

Dr. S. Nicholas Jacobs

Mrs. Conrad Jansen

Robert J. Jansen

Mr. and Mrs. Fredric H. Johnson

Gustaf Frederick Johnson

Mr. and Mrs. Willard L. Johnson

Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Loran Johnston

Mrs. Holloway Jones

Nelson E. Jones

William Josephian

Major General and Mrs. Kenyon Joyce

Mr. and Mrs. Jean Juillard

Mrs. Ira Kahn

Samuel Kahn

Mr. and Mrs. Henry J. Kaiser

Mr. and Mrs. Augustin C. Keane

Mrs. Chas. J. Keenan

Mr. and Mrs. Edward D. Keil

Mrs. Philip J. Kelley

Charles Kendrick

Mr. and Mrs. Marion H. Kent

Ida Breit Kessler

KGO-American Broadcasting Co.

Mrs. Elizabeth Kiechle

W. K. Kilpatrick

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Dale King

Percy L. King

Franklin E. Kitchens

Mrs. Josephine R. Kleinjung

Paul L. Kleinsorge

Mrs. William E. Kleinsorge

Dr. Hans Klussman

William R. Knapp

Mrs. Samuel Knight

Mr. and Mrs. John Bryant Knox

Caroline Korbel

Elsa R. Korbel

Mrs. A. Koshland

Mrs. Jesse Koshland

Mrs. Marcus S. Koshland

Frederick J. Koster

Beverly B. Kotter

Mr. and Mrs. E. V. Krick

Valentine Kriloff

Esther Kuentz

Joseph C. Lacey

Mr. and Mrs. Gustave Lachman

Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Lane

Mrs. Albert G. Lang

Mrs. H. M. Lawrence

Arthur P. Lazarus

Bernice Lucille Lee

Edwin Leitch

Dr. and Mrs. Milton B. Lennon

Mr. and Mrs. Walter A. Leonetti

Leopold Lerner

Mr. and Mrs. John A. Lesoine

John G. Levison

Donald E. Levy

Mr. and Mrs. Donald MacLeod Lewis

Mr. and Mrs. G. Irwin Lewis

Mrs. Jesse Lilienthal

Philip N. Lilienthal

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Lilienthal

Mr. and Mrs. Wm. J. Lindenberger

Clarence R. Lindner

Mr. and Mrs. Paul Lindsey

F. L. Lipman

Mrs. Norman B. Livermore

Carl Livingston

Lawrence Livingston

Mr. and Mrs. James K. Lochead

Mr. and Mrs. John S. Logan

Mr. and Mrs. Dan London

James Rowland Lowe

Amy D. Lowengart

Mrs. Alan J. Lowrey

Mrs. Angelo Lucido

Jack H. Lund

Louis R. Lurie

Melvin E. Lyon

Mr. and Mrs. Edmunds Lyman

James W. McAlister

Mrs. Thomas R. McCarron

Mrs. Robbins McCormick

Mrs. W. H. McCormick

Frederick H. McCrea

Mrs. Richard S. McCreery

Mrs. Selby McCreery

Mrs. Mark L. McDonald

Mrs. Felix S. McGinnis

Mrs. F. W. McNear

Frederick H. Montgomery

Mr. and Mrs. Geoffrey Montgomery

Campbell McGregor

Mr. and Mrs. M. C. McGowan, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas G. McGuire

Mrs. Charles E. McKinnie

Mr. and Mrs. R. C. McLaren

Florence T. McLelland

Mrs. George P. McNear

Mr. and Mrs. Victor Maas

Mrs. William Mackenzie

Mr. and Mrs. John B. Mackinlay

Mr. and Mrs. Parker S. Maddux

Mr. and Mrs. Marshall P. Madison

Mr. and Mrs. Grover A. Magnin

I. Magnin & Company

H. A. Magnuson

Frank Mahoney

F. Bruce Maiden

Mrs. J. W. Mailliard, Jr.

Mrs. Thomas Page Mailliard

C. E. H. Maloy

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Mancini

Mr. and Mrs. George M. Mann

Mary Ellen Mannon

George M. Mardikian

Mrs. Randolph Wyatt Martenet

A. C. Mattei

Mr. and Mrs. Harry D. Maxwell

Rene A. May

Evelyn Mendessolle

Sam Mercer

Mr. and Mrs. William Gladstone Merchant

Edith R. Mereen

Mrs. M. M. Merillion

Mr. and Mrs. Gaetano Merola

E. Olga Meyer

Mrs. Julian J. Meyer

Mr. and Mrs. Van Vissing Midgley

Mrs. Effie C. Milius

Albert K. Miller

Mr. and Mrs. C. O. G. Miller

Mrs. Epps J. Miller

Mr. and Mrs. Robert F. Miller

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Watt Miller

Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. Mills

Mrs. Maxwell C. Milton

Mrs. Sidney Modlin

Mrs. Edward F. Moffatt

James K. Moffitt

Charles W. Moisson

Mario Mondin

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Monteagle

Mr. and Mrs. Paige Monteagle

Mrs. Joseph A. Moore

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Moran

Anthony C. Morici

Mrs. Philip C. Morse

Mrs. H. D. Mortenson

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond M. Mosher

Mrs. E. Marvin Motte

Guido J. Musto

Laura Musto

E. M. Nagel

Mr. and Mrs. Ralph R. Nelson

Julia M. Neppert

Dr. and Mrs. Alfred Newman

Mr. and Mrs. John Francis Neylan

Mr. and Mrs. George W. Nickel

Dr. and Mrs. Charles A. Noble, Jr.

William H. Noble

Mrs. Deborah C. O'Brien

Richard J. O'Brien

Mrs. Mary L. Obujen

Harry Ogilvie

Benjamin J. Older

Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Letts Oliver

Mrs. Roland Letts Oliver

Mrs. Warren Olney, Jr.

E. Whitney Olson

W. H. Orrick

Mr. and Mrs. Dudley E. Ott

Mr. and Mrs. W. Wallace Owen

Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Page

Mrs. S. H. Palmer

Philip P. Paschel

Dr. Sadie D. Patek

J. W. Pauson

D. D. Peebles

Helen M. Perkins

T. S. Petersen

G. Baltzer Peterson

Mrs. S. B. Peterson

Mr. and Mrs. Louis A. Petri

Mr. and Mrs. Herman Phleger

Mrs. Milton Pilhashy

Mr. and Mrs. Gioacchiro Pisani

Mr. and Mrs. H. D. Pischel

Jules S. P. Posesta

Aram Poladian

Mr. and Mrs. Jerome V. Powell

Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Powell

Mr. and Mrs. Bernard W. Price

Mrs. Dorothy Puett

Mr. and Mrs. John B. Quigley

Joan C. Quigley

Robert Ransohoff

Mrs. Carl L. Raiss

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hamilton Raven

Rachel T. Reed

Dr. and Mrs. Frederick Leet Reichert

Robert S. Reis

Dr. Ralph A. Reynolds

Mrs. Herbert W. Richards

Mr. and Mrs. Hermann A. Richardson

Mrs. W. J. Richardson

Mr. and Mrs. Milo R. Robbins

Dr. and Mrs. James W. Roberts

Isabella V. Robertson

Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Robinson

Mrs. Nathan Rogers

Mrs. Edward M. Rolkin

Col. and Mrs. Robert A. Roos

Mr. and Mrs. Ralph S. Rose

Leland S. Rosener

Alexander F. Ross

Donald L. Ross

Alfred Roselli

Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Rossi

Mr. and Mrs. William P. Roth

John Rothschild

Mr. and Mrs. Oliver M. Rousseau

Dr. J. Elliott Royer

Mr. and Mrs. David Rubenstein

Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Russell

Mr. and Mrs. Leon B. Russell

Michael Joseph Ryan

Mr. and Mrs. George Saks

San Francisco Opera Guild

Mrs. Charles Sargent

Mrs. M. J. Savage

Elizabeth Scamman

Robert H. Scanlon

Mr. and Mrs. Carl Schaubye

Else Schilling

Mrs. Walter Schilling

George B. Schirmer

Mrs. E. G. Schmiedell

Dr. and Mrs. Guy Schoonmaker

Helen M. Schroeder

Adolph P. Schuman

James H. Schwabacher

Mrs. Frank Schwabacher

Mrs. Louis A. Schwabacher

Harry S. Scott

M. Sedgely

Mrs. A. Setrakian

R. S. Shainwald

Mrs. Nelson Towne Shaw

Fred R. Sherman

Mrs. Clarissa Shortall

Mr. and Mrs. Roy L. Shurtleff

Richard O. Simon

Ray Simonds

Mrs. Norman Sinclair

Paul A. Sinsheimer

Mrs. Edgar Sinton

Genevieve Six

Edith Slack

Sidney Sloane

Judge and Mrs. M. C. Sloss

DeLancey C. Smith

Ferdinand C. Smith

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel M. Smith

Mr. and Mrs. H. M. Snyder

Jack Soderlund

G. Willard Somers

Mr. and Mrs. Leslie E. Spelman

Eldridge T. Spencer

Mr. and Mrs. C. O. Spurgeon

Mrs. E. B. Stanwood

Dr. and Mrs. J. H. Stark

G. A. Starkweather

Glen C. Stater

Mr. and Mrs. Harold S. Stein

Molly Steines

Gynne R. Stern

Mr. and Mrs. Ralph J. A. Stern

Mrs. Sigmund Stern

Mrs. Manuel Sternberg

Mr. and Mrs. G. Jerome Stickney

Claude Albon Stiehl

George Stimmel

Orla St. Clair

Frank D. Stout

Benka Strickler

John Strickler

Dr. and Mrs. John Philip Strickler

Mrs. Clara Stroh

Mr. and Mrs. Walter H. Sullivan

Ernest J. Sultan

Bert Orrell Summers

Mrs. Alfred Sutro

Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Sutro, Jr.

Louis Sutter

Benjamin H. Swig

Mrs. Andrew A. Talbot

Jules A. Tassi

Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Ternquist

George S. Terrill

George O. Thierbach

Joseph M. Thomas

Mrs. Myron I. Thomas

Joseph S. Thompson

Mrs. William Timson

R. C. Tobin

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph O. Tobin

Mr. and Mrs. Richard M. Tobin

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph M. Tonkin

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Topham, Jr.

Ernest J. Torregano

Dr. and Mrs. Harold G. Trimble

Mr. and Mrs. Dwight K. Tripp

Mrs. Alfred S. Tubbs

Nion R. Tucker

Mr. and Mrs. Burton Turner

Mrs. G. L. Turner

Mrs. Wm. B. Tyler

Mrs. John Upton

Paul Verdier

Dr. and Mrs. Christian E. Voigt

Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Volkmann

Dr. E. P. M. Von Gehren

Dr. and Mrs. Hans von Geldern

Mr. and Mrs. Alexander H. von Hafften

C. B. Wallace

Dr. D. G. Wallace

Morton Wallace

Whitney Warren

Mr. and Mrs. Karl Christian Weber

Michel D. Weill

Shirley Weissich

Dr. and Mrs. Henry M. Weyrauch

Mrs. T. J. Whalen

Mr. and Mrs. George B. White

Frederick C. Whitman

Robert L. Wiel

Mr. and Mrs. George M. Wihr

Mr. and Mrs. Brayton Wilbur

George H. Wilcoxson

Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Williams

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Williams

W. F. Williamson

Mr. and Mrs. Frank M. Wilson

Mrs. J. L. Wolf

Gilbert S. Woods

Col. and Mrs. Allen G. Wright

George Wagner

Mrs. V. Zarbua

Harold L. Zellerbach

J. D. Zellerbach

Mr. and Mrs. John G. Ziel

Edgar T. Zook

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONTRIBUTORS TO 1949 SEASON

 

Ahrens Bros.

Constant J. Auger

The Baldwin Piano Company

Richard Bennett

Borden's Dairy Delivery Co.

City of Paris

City Transfer & Storage Co.

Mr. and Mrs. George S. Daniels

Forrest B. Davidson

The Emporium

Nelly Gaffney

The Golden Pheasant

Hale Bros. Stores, Inc.

Hotel Mark Hopkins

Jenkel-Davidson Optical Co.

Joseph's Florist

Robert M. Kasper

K. H. Lengfeld

H. Liebes & Company

Livingston Bros.

James W. McAlister, Inc.

Macy's

I. Magnin Company

J. Magnin & Company

Maison Mendessolle

Musicians' Union, Local No. 6, A. F. of M.

The National Dollar Store

Nicholas Corporation

Omar Khayam's

Palace Hotel Company of San Francisco

Pisani Printing & Publ. Co.

Podesta & Baldocchi

Ransofoff's

Roos Bros.

Shreve & Co.

Sommer & Kaufmann

Theatrical Stagehands Union

Weinstein & Co.

The White House

A. Wilbur Woodruff

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Transcribed by: Jeanne Sturgis Taylor.

Source: “27th  Annual Season San Francisco Opera Association” by San Francisco Opera Association, War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco, Cal.  September 1949.


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