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Dorothy Gish

Dorothy Gish in “Nell Gwynn” (1926)
Dorothy Gish, in the title role of the 1926 film “Nell Gwyn”. Her older sister was Lillian Gish

Dorothy Gish in “Nell Gwynn” (1926)
Original B&W photo.

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4 responses

  1. Wasn’t there a Lillian Gish as well and Dorothy is quite the muse.

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    October 21, 2013 at 11:57 pm

    • Yes, Lillian was her older sister, and the two started in showbiz together, joining their mother’s stage act.

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      October 22, 2013 at 12:05 am

      • nice genes there.. funny how we think old school is not beautiful… i remember when Kim Bassinger was young, same with Susan Dey and Valerie Bertinelli.. I am waiting for the Genie to give me my three wishes… wish he’d hurry.. my wick is growing old school ha

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        October 22, 2013 at 12:21 am

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