She attended exclusive schools until the family fortune was wiped out in the stock market crash of 1929. With sexy half tone of marion martin.
She studied at wellesley and the university of maine.
Marion martin autograph. Her mother had been a women s suffragist. In 1936 the maine gop named her republican national committeewoman. Marion martin marx brothers star actress signed 4×5 album page jsa m10510 comes fully certified with certificate of authenticity and tamper evident hologram.
Burlesque 1943 angel on my shoulder 1946 the comic foil for the marx brothers. Dubbed hollywood s blonde menace brassy curvaceous marion martin born marion suplee was the daughter of a well to do bethlehem steel executive and reared in main line society. Marion martin is the consummate entertainer stunning captivating witty and warm.
She presents a magnificent picture on stage in her distinctive glamorous gowns. Dubbed hollywood s blonde menace brassy curvaceous marion martin born marion suplee was the daughter of a well to do bethlehem steel executive and reared in main line society. Grand old partisan honors marion martin born near bangor january 14th 1900.
Marion has performed in a wide variety of venues from the largest concert halls in the world to the lonely stage of an outback performing arts centre. At first she was placed in short films and received her big break in sinners in paradise 1938 a downed plane on a desert island adventure which emphasized her physical attributes. Dubbed the world s most beautiful showgirl on broadway and hollywood s blonde menace on film brassy b singer actress marion martin was a minor predecessor to marilyn monroe s peroxide bombshell yet her brazen persona was closer to the seductive leanings of mae west born marion suplee on june 7 1909 she was the daughter of a well to do philadelphia executive of bethlehem steel and.
Martin won election to the state house and then the state senate. Forced to work she found employment as a chorine in one of earl carroll s new york stage revues. After a few other fetching broadway appearances she was signed by universal in 1938 and adopted the stage name of marion or sometimes marian martin.
You can be signed in via any or all of the methods shown below at the same time. Hand signed card by marion martin 1908 1985 who began her film in 1934 and appeared in boom town his girl friday angel on my shouldar and lady of burlesque. Dr marion martin senior lecturer division of occupational therapy school of health professions university of brighton 49 darley road eastbourne sussex bn20 7ur.