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Mrs. Mitchell (segment "The Badge")
Appeared (as "Lutiebell Gussie Mae Jenkins") in "Purlie Victorious" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Ossie Davis
. Directed by Howard Da Silva
. Cort Theatre (moved to The Longacre Theatre from 20 Nov 1961-13 May 1962): 28 Sep 1961-13 May 1962 (261 performances). Cast: Ossie Davis (as "Purlie Victorious Judson"), Sorrell Booke
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I didn't have the kind of talent or personality that kept me dreaming about Hollywood. They don't hire little colored girls to do this or that.
One of 105 people invited to join AMPAS in 2008.