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Millie Legarde – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 29th July 1905

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Mabel Hirst – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 22nd November 1902

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Potatoes in Cornwall – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Friday 17th April 1942

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Dorothy Ward – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 18th December 1909

 

Dorothy Ward born 26th April 1890, Aston, Birmingham.

W Macqueen-Pope, ‘The Melodies Linger On’ wrote; “Tights become her, they are second nature to her and she understands pantomime and its topsy-turviness.”

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Lily Elsie – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 28th February 1903

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Phyllis Monkman – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 17th February 1923

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Marie Prevost – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 7th August 1926

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The Dairymaids – 1906

 

The Dairymaids is a farcical musical comedy in two acts by Alexander M. Thompson and Robert Courtneidge.

The music is by Paul A. Rubens and Frank E. Tours and lyrics by Paul A. Rubens and Arthur Wimperis.

It opened at the Apollo Theatre, London on 14 April 1906 where it ran for 239 performances.

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Rudge-Whitworth – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 13th May 1905

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Alexandra Carlisle – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 30th June 1906

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