Sweet Aloes. Drama. Written by Joyce Cary
[credited as Jay Mallory]. Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey. Directed by Tyrone Guthrie
. Booth Theatre: 4 Mar 1936- Mar 1936 (closing date unknown/24 performances). Cast: Charles Bryant, Joyce Cary, Elizabeth Chase, Doris Dalton, John Emery
, Myra Hampton, Rex Harrison
(as "Tubbs Barrow") ...
John B. Litel
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Did You Know?
Portrayed a number of famous historical figures in several Warner Bros. shorts during his long career, including Patrick Henry, Thomas Jefferson and Robert E. Lee. The film Give Me Liberty
(1936) with Litel as Henry won an Academy Award for best short. In it he managed to recite a long and complicated speech in one take. His short film on Jefferson entitled The Declaration of Independence