Appeared as Blanche Alexander in the touring company of "The Battle of the Strong" with Maurice Barrymore.
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[on Griffith] When I first met him, I wasn't impressed. I didn't know. I was feeling my way around. We were all learning. It wasn't just Griffith. They didn't know what they were doing exactly. They were trying, and a lot failed, and a lot succeeded. It took a year of working with him before I suddenly realized, 'Hey, he's pretty good, you know.
Blanche's father deserted the family and her mother died at age 19. She was raised by her maternal grandmother and agreed to let her appear on stage when she was only 18 months old.
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