Appeared (as "Mrs. Carrie Watts") in "The Trip to Bountiful" on Broadway. Written by Horton Foote
. Directed by Vincent J. Donehue
. Henry Miller's Theatre: 3 Nov 1953-5 Dec 1954 (39 performances). Cast: Gene Lyons, Eva Marie Saint
(as "Thelma"), Jo Van Fleet
(as "Jessie Mae Watts"), David Clive, Helen Cordes, Frederic Downs, ...
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Dorothy Elizabeth Carter | Miss Lillian Gish
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[Receiving an honorary Oscar in 1971] Oh, all the charming ghosts I feel around me who should share this! It was our privilege for a little while to serve that beautiful thing, the film, and we never doubted for a moment that it was the most powerful thing, the mind and heartbeat of our technical century.
On 11 June 1976, the Dorothy and Lillian Gish Film Theater was dedicated on the Bowling Green State University campus in Bowling Green, Ohio, USA.
Early roles as innocent, virginal characters who are victimized by a cruel world