But even after the Tropicana transferred to the Ramada hotel chain, Briggs said she “never received a penny.”
“A lot of what you see on screen comes from my personal memories,” Briggs says.
“The subject matter was difficult, but worthwhile,” says Briggs about the play.
Mixner himself went to then California Gov. Ronald Reagan to seek his support in nixing the Briggs Amendment.
“Football is the international sport and hip hop is the global soundtrack,” Briggs said.
Mr. Briggs does see about it; he sees the builder, who tells him that “a little compo” is all that is wanted.
And there was the house beautiful, mercifully screened by woods, continued Briggs.
Briggs sauntered into sight presently, his arms full of flowers.
An hour later Briggs said: By the way, George, what are you going to do about the matter?
The appearance of Mr Briggs was by no means rendered more attractive by illness and negligence of dress.