American Theatre Companies, 1888-1930

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Junior Thomas; Richard Thomas; Richard Thorne; Robert Thornton; Homer Tipton; Maxine Vanausdle; Grace Van Winkle, ingenue ( 1924-28); Harry F. Vickery, character actor ( 1926-28); Duke Watson, heavy ( 1924-25); Ruth Wells; Jack Whittemore, juvenile ( 1924-26); Jerry Wilson, juvenile ( 1926-28); Allen Wishert; Betty Helen Wyatt; Effie Young; Johnny Young.



1924-25: Three Wild Nights, O'Day of the Royal Mounted, The Bobbed Hair Bandit, Foolish Husbands, What's Your Daughter Doing?, Johnny Get Your Gun, The High Cost of Loving, The Bad Man, Clarence, Cappy Ricks, The Love Test, Never Touched Me, The Old Soak, Nothing but the Truth, Saintly Hypocrites and Honest Sinners, Why Men Leave Home, The Moonshiner's Daughter, The Virginian, The Hottentot, Lena Rivers, Getting Gertie's Garter, The Beachcomber, The Girl from Child's, The Country Boy, Arizona.

1925-26: Under Cover, The Whole Town's Talking, Pierre of the Plains, Here Comes the Bride, The Easy Mark, The Last Warning, Silver Threads Among the Gold, Brewster's Millions, The Man from Arkansaw, The Alarm Clock, The Little Tin God, Just Married, The Night Cap, In Old Kentucky, The Song and Dance Man, The Sultan's Daughter, My Son, Scandal, The Nervous Wreck, Uncle Tom's Cabin, Cheating Cheaters, The Rear Car, Sick-a-Bed, Pollyanna, Irene, Light Wines and Beer, Which One Shall I Marry?, Mary, The Time, the Place, and the Girl, The Three Twins.

1926-27: Six-Cylinder Love, What's Your Husband Doing?, Our Wives, Love 'Em and Leave 'Em, The Last Round-Up, The Bat, Forty-Five Minutes from Broadway, Mary's Ankle, The Fall Guy, The Naughty Wife, Within the Law, Laff That Off, A Night in Chinatown, Paid in Full, A Tailor Made Man, The Bird of Paradise, The Gorilla, The Band Box Revue, The Sweetest Girl in Dixie, Sis Hopkins, Old Heidelberg, Way Down East, Why Wives Worry, Ten Nights in a Barroom, The Only Road.

1927-28: The Patsy, The Haunted House, My Lady Friends, Is Zat So?, The Broken Wing, In Love with Love, A Million Dollars, Lady of the Coeur d'Alenes, Applesauce, The Divorce Question, The Moonshiner's Daughter, Going Crooked, The Gorilla, Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch, Officer 666, Will Maylon's Frolics of 1927, The Wolf, The Virginian, Alias the Deacon, The Balloon Girl, Rain, The House of Fear, Will Maylon's Scandals of '28, Take My Advice.

1928-29: Mary's Other Husband, Abie's Irish Rose, The Barker, Wandering Spooks, Jimmy's Women, The Little Girl from Out Yonder, Saintly Hypocrites and Honest Sinners, Smilin' Through, Rose of the Island, The Goose Hangs High, Rip Van Winkle, Married-- and How, The Best People, Kick In, Abie's Irish Rose, The Trial of Mary Dugan, Little Jessie James, Steppin' Mamas, Creeping Shadows, Coupla Live Ones, The "It" Girl.

1929-30: This Thing Called Love, For Cryin' Out Loud, Jonesy, Square Crooks, Coquette, The Real Thing, "O.K." Kelly, East of Asia, Are You an Eagle?, So This Is Arizona, Know Your Onions, Broadway Boobs, Why Girls Walk Home, The Hick Dick, Happy Bill from Vinegar Hill, Show Boat Minstrels, Why Women Sin.


Published Sources:

Billboard, 1924-30.

Spokane Daily Chronicle, 1930-35, 1979.


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