Forbes, Mary Elizabeth (1879–1964)

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Forbes, Mary Elizabeth (1879–1964)

American stage and screen actress and model. Born Nov 8, 1879, Rochester, NY; died Sept 3 (some sources cite Aug 20), 1964, in Hollywood, California.

Was Harrison Fisher's favorite cover girl and also modeled for Charles Dana Gibson; appeared in such plays as Wildfire, Barbara Frietchie, Earl of Pawtucket, Walls of Jericho, Alias Jimmy Valentine, Trelawny of the Wells, Peter Pan and What Every Woman Knows, and in a few Hollywood silent films.

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