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British postcard by Photogravure. Photo: ATP Studios, London.
Lusty and loudmouthed Gracie Fields (1898-1979) was a British comedienne on stage and in films, and a singer in music halls. In the 1930s her working-class girl character was a top box office draw and Fields was the best paid actress in Britain, and later in America too.
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