Appeared (as "Belinda Pryde") in "Ramshackle Inn" on Broadway. Melodrama. Written by George Batson
. Directed by Arthur Sircom
. Royale Theatre: 5 Jan 1944-8 Jul 1944 (216 performances). Cast: Joseph Downing, Will H. Philbrick, Maurine Alexander, Mary Barthelmess, William Blees, Margaret Callahan, Mason Cur, Helene Heigh, John ...
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I was what they called a feature player, never a star. They say I was in 500 films, everything but the newsreels.
Pitts inadvertently began her career as a comedienne when she was selected by her high school graduation class to recite "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere" as a joke. Her attempts to give it a melodramatic reading were met with laughter from students and staff, who thought she was genuinely funny. Although initially embarrassed, she was coaxed to finish it and found that making others laugh was ...