The year was 1927.
New York's reigning queen of nightlife Texas Guinan was taped by newsmen while waiting to board a ship. In this footage, Texas and a group of pretty young women sing "Hail, hail, the gang's all here!" Then Guinan, in close-up, talks about going to jail.
1927 news footage - - http://www.efootage.com/view_clip.php?clip_id=13056
Illustration: Texas Guinan