TITLE

Montgomery, "Baby" Peggy (1918 Merced, CA-)

AUTHOR(S)
Lowe, Denise
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Encyclopedic Dictionary of Women in Early American Films, 1895-1;2005, p376
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article presents a brief biography for Peggy Montgomery, an American actress and writer. Montgomery was a popular child actress and was called the Shirley Temple of the silent film era. Her popularity waned in 1924 and her attempt at a comeback in 1930 failed. She found a new career as a writer and became quite successful. A list of her film credits is presented including "The Darling of New York."
ACCESSION #
22520686

 

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