Original Signed Photograph of Zeffie Tilburn Actress from The Grapes of Wrath

Beautiful photo of Zeffie Tilbury autographed 10 years before her death in 1950.

Signed: To Bessie with love from Zeffie Tilbury 10/4/40

Standard 5" x 7"

Zeffie Tilbury Born Zeffie Agnes Lydia Tilbury

(1863-11-20)November 20, 1863

Paddington, Middlesex, England Died July 24, 1950(1950-07-24) (aged 86)

Los Angeles, California, U.S. Years active 1917–1942 Spouse L. E. Woodthorpe (?-1915) (his death)

Arthur Frederick Lewis (1887-?)

Tilbury was the daughter of the variety performer Lydia Thompson and John Christian Tilbury, a riding-master, who died in a steeplechasing accident in 1864, when he was rolled on by his horse.

Tilbury was married twice. First to Arthur Frederick Lewis in June, 1887, and later to L. E. Woodthorpe, who died on April 8, 1915. Actress (73 titles) 1942 Flying with Music - Fortune Teller (uncredited) 1941 Sheriff of Tombstone - Granny Carson 1941 Tobacco Road - Grandma Lester 1940/II She Couldn't Say No - Ma Hawkins 1940 Comin' Round the Mountain - Granny Stokes 1940 The Grapes of Wrath - Grandma 1940 Emergency Squad - Mrs. Cobb (uncredited) 1940 The Earl of Chicago - Miss Nana (uncredited) 1939 Balalaika - Princess Natalya Petrovna 1939 Lady of the Tropics - Woman Congratulating Manon (uncredited) 1939 Tell No Tales - Miss Mary 1939 The Story
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