Ivor Novello was an actor as well as a composer. In 1927 he starred in one of Alfred Hitchcock’s first films, “The Lodger,” also starring June Tripp.
Ivor Novello was an actor as well as a composer. In 1927 he starred in one of Alfred Hitchcock’s first films, “The Lodger,” also starring June Tripp. File photo
Ivor Novello was an actor as well as a composer. In 1927 he starred in one of Alfred Hitchcock’s first films, “The Lodger,” also starring June Tripp. File photo

The tunes that lifted spirits in WWI, and the man who wrote them

March 18, 2018 08:00 AM