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Thelma Salter (1908–1953)

Thelma Salter was born on January 15, 1908 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She was an actress, known for In Slumberland (1917), A Flower in the Desert (1914) and The Crab (1917). She was married to Edward Kaufman. She died on November 17, 1953 in Hollywood, California. See full bio »

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Known For

In Slumberland
In Slumberland Eileen McCree
A Flower in the Desert
A Flower in the Desert Violet Waldron
The Crab
The Crab Ivy Marten
The Embezzler
The Embezzler Mildred Cole - the Invalid Grandchild


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 1929 The Nightwatchman's Mistake (Short)
 1929 Ladies Must Eat (Short)
George's Wife
 1929 Calling Hubby's Bluff (Short)
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1928 The Campus Vamp (Short)
Bathing Girl (uncredited)
 1928 Hubby's Weekend Trip (Short)
Telephone Operator (uncredited)
 1928 Motorboat Mamas (Short)
Cafe Patron (uncredited)
 1928 His Unlucky Night (Short) (uncredited)
 1928 Sword Points (Short)
 1928 Love at First Flight (Short)
Bathing Girl (uncredited)
 1928 The Beach Club (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1928 Run, Girl, Run (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1927 Should Sleepwalkers Marry? (Short)
Woman at Auto Camp (uncredited)
 1926 Masked Mamas (Short)
Manicurist (uncredited)
 1920 The Kentucky Colonel
Liza Ann Gap
 1918 Selfish Yates
Betty Adams
 1917 In Slumberland
Eileen McCree
 1917 Happiness
Dolly Temple
 1917 The Last of the Ingrams
Ruth Moore
 1917 The Crab
Ivy Marten
 1916 The Jungle Flash Light (Short)
Thelma Grainy
 1916 The Corner
Little Girl (uncredited)
 1915 Matrimony (Short)
 1915 The Disciple
Alice Houston
 1915 The Shadowgraph Message (Short)
Hilda Ward - the Daughter
 1915 Bad Buck of Santa Ynez (Short)
The Daughter (uncredited)
 1915 The Alien
Dorothy Griswold
 1915 Satan McAllister's Heir (Short)
Dolly Ellis
 1915 The Wells of Paradise (Short)
Tommy Dolan, Jr.
 1915 On the High Seas (Short)
Stella Warner
 1915 In the Warden's Garden (Short)
Little Thelma Haley
 1915 The Man at the Key (Short)
North's Little Daughter
 1914 A Flower in the Desert (Short)
Violet Waldron
 1914 The Golden Goose (Short)
Ruth Colby
 1914 Test of Flame (Short)
Little Paul
 1914 No-Account Smith's Baby (Short)
Smith's Baby
 1914 The Defaulter (Short)
Mary's Child
 1914 Jim Cameron's Wife (Short)
Jim Cameron's Child
 1914 The Feud at Beaver Creek (Short)
Blossom Hurd - the Little Girl
 1914 The Curse of Humanity (Short)
Roger's Child
 1914/II The Embezzler (Short)
Mildred Cole - the Invalid Grandchild
 1914 A Back Yard Theatre (Short)
 1914 The Race (Short)
 1914 How Villains Are Made (Short)
Boy Hero
 1914 Kid Love (Short)
 1914 Little Billy's City Cousin (Short) (unconfirmed)
 1914 Little Billy's Strategy (Short)
 1914 Little Billy's Triumph (Short)
Blonde Girl
 1913 The Horse Thief (Short)
Girl in blonde curls
 1913 Our Children (Short)
Girl with Bow in Hair
 1913/I Just Kids (Short)
 1913 Heart Throbs (Short)
Mary's Child (as Thelma Thompson)
 1913 The Seal of Silence (Short)
 1913 The Failure of Success (Short)
The Girl
 1913 The Sea Dog (Short)
Little Jim Clayton
 1913 Past Redemption (Short)
Little Tom
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Blonde child actress in films with Paramount, Keystone, Triangle-Fine Arts and New York Motion Picture Co in the 1920's. At the end of her acting career, she married writer/producer Edward Kaufman and became an author of short stories.

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