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‘yellow Jack’

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Guthrie McClintic’s production of “Yellow Jack” opens tonight at the Martin Beck Theatre. The play is the work of Sidney Howard and is based on a chapter in Paul de Kruif’s book “Microbe Hunters.”

The large cast of “Yellow Jack” includes Katherine Wilson, John Miltern, Geoffery Kerr, Barton MacLane, Robert Keith, Eduardo Ciannelli, Whitford Kane, Harold Moffat, George Nash, Richie Ling, Millard Mitchell, Robert Shayne, James Stewart, Edward Aouff, Samuel Levene, Myron McCormick and about twenty others.

The settings have been designed by Jo Mielziner and the play directed by Guthrie McClintic.

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