BROADWAY: 10% for GIo

"Happiness is just a thing called Glo," warbled Elaine (Goldilocks} Stritch, her eyelashes wobbly. "Sometimes the cabin's gloomy and the cupboard's bare. Then she books me and it's Christmas every -wheeere!" It broke up the audience: 200 showfolk packed into a tiny Manhattan restaurant one night last week for a boozy, rollicking party that lasted until dawn. The guest of honor: slim, chic, tough-talking ("Let's get the squares out of here") Gloria Safier (pronounced sapphire), Broadway's leading woman agent and one of the most remarkable operatives in the 10% business.

In a day when many talent agents are organization men...

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