The Thirteenth Chair. Written by Bayard Veiller
. 48th Street Theatre (moved to The Fulton Theatre from 20 Aug 1917- close): 20 Nov 1916- unknown (328 performances). Cast: Rose Aiken (as "Grace Standish"), Eva Condon
(as "Mary Eastwood"), Gardner Crane
(as "Roscoe Crosby") [final Broadway role], Alice Claire Elliott (as "...
Did You Know?
Her father was Edward Condon, one of the Manchester Martyrs -- a group of Irish rebels (the Irish Republican Brotherhood aka the Fenians). In September of 1867, members of the group surrounded a police van and rescued the Irish prisoners inside. Over twenty men were rounded up and five, who were considered the ringleaders, were charged with murder. Edward Condon was one of the five. The men were ...