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Mother Goldsmith remembers

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Mother Goldsmith remembers it well. Monty Woolley, Oscar-nominated movie star, was in his nightly seat, seat No. 1, at the bar of Mother Goldsmith’s elegant eating spot, The Country Gentleman, painted flamingo pink, on Saratoga’s south side. “Monty had a few drinks in him, not drunk, but feeling pretty good about himself,” Goldsmith says, “when all of a sudden this guy, obviously loaded, comes up behind him and gives Monty a huge bear hug.” “Thornton ...

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August 3, 2012
3:53 p.m.

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Great story about a great man and a great restaurant! Thank you.