Here are 10 things you should know about Gale Henry, born 129 years ago today. She was an amazingly prolific comedic actress, appearing in nearly 270 shorts and features in a 20-year film career.
Cladrite sweetheart Annette Hanshaw was born 120 years ago today in Manhattan. For us, she’s the gold standard for songbirds of the late 1920s and early ’30s; we think she’s keen. She retired after only a few years—the spotlight didn’t suit her—but what a legacy she left. We’ll featuring her music all day today on Cladrite Radio, so why not tune in now?