(performer: "Broken Up Tune" (1929) - uncredited)
Merrily We Roll Along (1934).
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Doris Eaton Travis
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[on why she survived the end of her stage career better than her sisters] I reached the age of 32 and I took a good look at myself and said, "What's going on here? This is nothing. This is not life". I went back to church and began to study and find myself. I got some inner strength from that.
The press referred to the Eaton family as 'The Seven Little Eatons' referring to them being an all showbiz family. This was not true. Evelyn was the eldest child. She had ambitions for the family and pushed her brothers and sisters hard. She was a stage manager and lived her long life in frustration, bitterness and self-pity because her three children did not share her love of the theatre. ...