Appeared (as "Dobelle") in "The Moon in the Yellow River" on Broadway. Written by 'Denis Johnston' (qav). Directed by Philip Moeller
. Guild Theatre: 29 Feb 1932-Apr 1932 (closing date unknown/40 performances). Cast: Wylie Adams (as "Larry"), Egon Brecher
(as "Tausch"), Gertrude Flynn
(as "Blanaid"), William Harrigan, Henry Hull
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5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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[on his versatility] I can play the butcher, the baker, and the candlestick maker.
Although they lived in Pennsylvania, Rains did not want his daughter to have a Pennsylvanian accent. He taught her to pronounce words the way he did, and he was successful. Also, as a young child, she stuttered and Rains' cure for this was for everyone in the house to sing everything they wanted to say, which worked.
Acted with his derisive, bulging eyes