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This is a 1924 Player's Prompt Book for the drama "Icebound" by Owen Davis. - Copyright 1922, 1923 by Owen Davis; Copyright 1924 by Longmans, Green & Co., Publishers, New York. - Published by Longmans, Green & Co., NY - Paperback, 60 pages - Player's roles three-act drama.
This edition is noted at the top in handwritten pencil as Sadie Fellow's copy, who's role was played by Eva Condon in the play, Mary Foy in the silent movie - Pencil marks throughout noting her lines and also a handwritten character assessment as; Sadie Fellows - Widow; Age 40 or 45; Costume - Sober; "To provide for her son she construes her selfishness as her duty" - This book was used by Eva Condon, an actress of the Broadway stage and vaudeville, from the early to mid 20th century.
*** Icebound (1924) is a silent film drama produced and distributed by Paramount Pictures, directed by William C. deMille, and based on a 1923 Pulitzer Prize Broadway produced play of the same name by Owen Davis. This film production was made at Paramount's Astoria Studios. - "Icebound" is now considered to be a lost film.
Richard Dix – Ben Jordan
Lois Wilson – Jane Crosby
Helen Dubois – Emma Jordan
Edna May Oliver – Hannah
Vera Reynolds – Nettie Moore
Mary Foy – Sadie Fellowes *****
Joseph Depew – Orin Fellowes
Ethel Wales – Ella Jordan
Alice Chapin – Mrs. Jordan
John Daly Murphy – Henry Jordan
Frank Shannon – Judge Bradford