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Sally Phipps (1909–1978)

Sally Phipps was born on May 24, 1909 in San Francisco, California, USA as Nellie Bernice Bogdon. She was an actress, known for Light Wines and Bearded Ladies (1926), Hold Your Hat (1928) and Gentlemen Prefer Scotch (1927). She was married to Alfred Marion Harned and Benedict Gimbel Jr. She died on March 17, 1978 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Hold Your Hat
Hold Your Hat The Newlywed Wife
Gentlemen Prefer Scotch
Gentlemen Prefer Scotch Sally McTavish
Girls Louise Anna


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 1931 Where Men Are Men (Short)
Nancy Carter
 1929 Detectives Wanted (Short)
 1929 The One Woman Idea
Boat passenger
 1929 Joy Street
 1928 None But the Brave
 1928 News Parade
Sally Wellington
 1928 Why Sailors Go Wrong
Betty Green
 1928 Hold Your Hat (Short)
The Newlywed Wife
 1927 High School Hero
Eleanor Barrett
 1927 Sunrise
Ballroom Dancer / Kissing Couple (uncredited)
 1927 Mum's the Word (Short)
The Girl
 1927 Gentlemen Prefer Scotch (Short)
Sally McTavish
 1927 Cupid and the Clock (Short)
 1927 A Midsummer Night's Steam (Short)
 1927 The Cradle Snatchers
Flapper Girlfriend (uncredited)
 1927 The Kangaroo Detective (Short)
 1927 Girls (Short)
Louise Anna
 1927 Love Makes 'Em Wild
Mary O'Shane
 1926 Big Business (Short)
 1926 Light Wines and Bearded Ladies (Short)
Minnie Root (as Byrnece Beautler)
 1915 The Outlaw's Awakening (Short)
The Outlaw's Daughter (as Bernice Sawyer)
 1915 The Western Way (Short)
The Rancher's Daughter (as Bernice Sawyer)
 1915 Broncho Billy and the Baby (Short)
The Baby (as Bernice Sawyer)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: On Broadway: played Susan Walker in Once in a Lifetime by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Byrnece Beautler | Bernice Sawyer


5' 2" (1.57 m)

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A baby beauty contest winner by the age of three. She made her first appearance on film billed as Bernice Sawyer, the baby in "Broncho Billy and the Baby", for Essanay in 1915. See more »

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