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Screenwriter Frances Hyland was born in Arkansas around 1904 the daughter of William C. and Auralee (or Aura Lee) Moore. She was raised in Stuttgart, Arkansas where her father was the editor of a local newspaper. In 1926 Frances became the first woman to be hired by Universal Studios as a gagman (comedy writer). Source material for this mini ... See full bio »

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 1947 That's My Gal (story)
 1946 In Old Sacramento (screenplay)
 1946 Murder in the Music Hall (screenplay)
 1945 The Cheaters (original story) / (screenplay)
 1943 Someone to Remember (writer)
 1943 Hit Parade of 1943 (additional dialogue)
 1942 In Old California (screenplay)
 1942 You're Telling Me (screenplay)
 1940 Shooting High (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1939 The Cisco Kid and the Lady (screen play)
 1939 Charlie Chan in Reno (screen play)
 1939 Winner Take All (screenplay)
 1939 Everybody's Baby (writer)
 1939 The Arizona Wildcat (story idea)
 1938 While New York Sleeps (writer)
 1938/II Keep Smiling
 1938 Island in the Sky (screen play)
 1938 Change of Heart (original screenplay)
 1938 City Girl (screenplay) / (story)
 1937 45 Fathers
 1937 The Lady Escapes (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1937 Step Lively, Jeeves! (original story)
 1936 Under Your Spell (screenplay)
 1936 The Crime of Dr. Forbes (original screenplay)
 1936 My Marriage (original screenplay)
 1935 Smart Girl
 1935 Helldorado
 1934 Happy Landing (dialogue)
 1934 Money Means Nothing (story and screen play)
 1934 A Woman's Man (screenplay)
 1933 The Sin of Nora Moran (screenplay)
 1933 A Shriek in the Night (screenplay)
 1933 The Intruder (screenplay)
 1932 Officer Thirteen (screenplay)
 1932 Guilty or Not Guilty (screenplay)
 1932 The Thirteenth Guest (screenplay)
 1932 Unholy Love (adaptation)
 1932 The Door Knocker (Short) (story)
 1931 Morals for Women (screenplay) / (story)
 1931 Caught Cheating (dialogue)
 1930 The Third Alarm (dialogue) / (scenario)
 1930 Extravagance (scenario)
 1930 Kathleen Mavourneen (adaptation - dialogue)
 1930 Peacock Alley (scenario)
 1929 The Lost Zeppelin (adaptation)
 1929 Painted Faces (story)
 1929 Two Men and a Maid (writer)
 1929 The Voice Within (screenplay) / (story)
 1929 My Lady's Past (continuity) / (story)
 1928 Marriage by Contract (writer)
 1928 The Power of Silence (screenplay) / (story)
 1928 The Grain of Dust (writer)
 1928 The House of Scandal (writer)
 1928 All Balled Up (scenario)
 1927 Women's Wares

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