Ivor Novello and his musical, "The Rat," was performed at the Prince of Wales's Theatre in London, England with Ivor Novello, Isabel Jeans, W. Cronin Wilson, Dorothy Batley, Kathleen Grace, Jean Webster Brough, Nancy Pawley, and Hannah Jones in the cast.
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His mother was Henrietta Eliza Vaughan Stannard (b. 1856), who became famous as a children's writer under the pen name "John Strange Winter", but who added to her reputation with many books of light fiction dealing with military life, as well as extensive journalism on matters affecting women. Her 1985 children's story "Bootles Baby" provided the nickname for her son. Her husband and Eliot's ...