Nightstick (1927). Melodrama. Written by John Wray, J.C. Nugent
, Elliott Nugent
, and Elaine S. Carrington
. Directed and produced by Crosby Gaige. Selwyn Theatre: 10 Nov 1927- Jan 1928 (closing date unknown/84 performances). Cast: Velma Forrest, Kathryn Givney
, Raymond Hackett
, Harry R. Irving, Charles Kennedy
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Small, frail, white-haired character actress on the Broadway stage from 1916 who retired early to raise nine children. Returning to acting a couple of decades later and eventually came into her own in the 60s and 70s as playful elderlies on stage, screen and TV.