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Picture of Walter Cosden and Agnes Melcoll

Stage Name

Birth Name

Walter Cosdon Walter Raymond Cosdon


    Walter Cosdon competed in the 1937 (Rumba) and 1938 Harvest Moon Ball with his partner Agnes Melcoll, they won the All Around Championships 2 years in a row. Later they starred as featured dancers in the RKO release "Having Wonderful Time" with Ginger Rogers. Their dance number was called Home Made Jam choreographed by Al Newman.

   Agnes Melcoll worked for the New York Telephone Company and Walter  was an Insurance underwriter by day and dancer by night.

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Birth Place

Birth Date

Spouse

Offspring

n/a n/a n/a n/a
    Walter is said to have had Blonde Hair

Dance Types

Dance Partners

Music Titles

Ballroom Agnes Melcoll n/a
the Trocadero            
the Foxtrot            
the Tango            
the Waltz            
the Viennese Waltz            

Night Clubs

Theaters

Stage

n/a 1937 - Loews State Theatre 1937 - Artists and Models (Loews)
             

Films

Contests

Publications

1938 - Having Wonderful Time (Home Made Jam) 1937 - Harvest Moon Ball "All Around Champ" 8/28/1937 - Pittsburg Press
  1938 - Harvest Moon Ball "All Around Champ" 11/1/1937 - Anniston Star Newspaper
    1/28/1937 - Schenectady Gazzete (page 14)
    Corbis Photos

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