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Grace Elliston

(1881—1950)


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(1881–1950), actress. The beautiful leading lady was born in Memphis, Tennessee, and made her New York debut in a series of Frank Daniels musicals. Although she later appeared opposite George Arliss, Richard Bennett, Henry Miller, and other prominent leading men, her most famous role was Shirley Rossmore, the fighting heroine of The Lion and the Mouse (1905).

From The Oxford Companion to American Theatre in Oxford Reference.

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