Cinema: Straws

''It isn't because I haven't got the stories. Not at all. . . . It is simply because I am convinced this business has become more than ever a matter of timeliness and I deem it wise to hold open enough places on the program to inject any new thing which may come up. . . ."

With this statement of his reasons for not releasing the names of all the 36 pictures Universal will make in the coming year, shrewd old Carl Laemmle Sr. last week revealed a few of his immediate plans: a...

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