Appeared (as "Jake") in "Chicago" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Maurine Dallas Watkins
. Directed by George Abbott
. Music Box Theatre: 30 Dec 1926-May 1927 (closing date unknown/172 performances). Cast: George W. Anspeak, Robert Barrat
(as "Martin S. Harrison"), Ferike Boros, Doan Borrup
(as "Fred Casely"), George Cowell, ...
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[About not seeing his own films]Perhaps it's because I'm too critical that I don't usually see my own stuff. Very often it's a weird experience, and sometimes it's a little nauseating.
While rehearsing a scene for the Univrsal jungle picture "East of Java" in 1935, his throat was mauled by a 400 pound lion very close to his jugular vein. it required nearly a year for Bickford to recover from the injuries to his neck and shoulder to heal.