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Miriam Collins, Vintage 1920's Ziegfeld Girl Photo 1

Miriam Collins ... "Ziegfeld Girl." "Broadway Baby"

Daughter of actress Miriam O'Leary (of the Boston Museum Company). Started her stage career at the age 13 but didn't get any real notice until "The Road to Happiness" in 1915, thus her next role she would be lead in "Fixing Sister." From then on she performed on Broadway in musical comedy till around 1920. Was William Hodges leading lady for over two years. Appeared on the cover of Tatler Magazine 3/1922 (#2 vol. 4): Tales & Topics of Stage & Screen. Was often photographed by James Abbe.


Photo 1: A beautiful facial photo of Miss Miriam.



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