ABOUT SHIRLEY BOOTH (1907 - 95)
American stage actress, from New York, who's real name was Thelma
Ford Booth. She started stage acting when she was just 18.
Prior to the film, Shirley Booth won the Tony Award, the New York
Drama Critic's best actress citation for playing the heroine of Broadway's
COME BACK, LITTLE SHEBA.
She did win two Emmeys for HAZEL.
Shirley Booth's other credits include:
ABOUT MRS. LESLIE
MAIN STREET TO BROADWAY
Her television credits include:
HAZEL (61-65 series)
A TOUCH OF GRACE (73)