(Altoona, Pa. Mrs. Porter L. Barrington), [ca. 1930-1940]. First edition. Original printed pink wrappers, 7.25 x 5.25 inches, 48 pages. Frontis portrait. Wrappers a little rubbed and toned; a very good copy. Item #18810
Ethel Beck Barrington (1907-1962), Altoona native and a former dancer for Shubert musicals, on the evils of the stage, backstage life, cards, etc., her conversion account here adapted from her lectures. Barrington’s husband, Rev. Porter L. Barrington, went west with the family to convert Hollywood ca. 1942. OCLC notes one location.