Hattie Delaro

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Hattie Delaro
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publicity still from The-Mind-the-Paint Girl (1919)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
DiedApril 18, 1941 (age 80)
New York, U.S.
Years active1913–1926
Spouse(s)William S. Barnes
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Hattie Delaro (1889)

Hattie Delaro (1861 – April 18, 1941) was an American actress. She had a career in theater, then became an actress in silent film in the 1910s and 1920s.


Delaro was born in Brooklyn. [1]

Templar Saxe (rear) with left to right: Hattie Delaro, Anita Stewart and Gladys Valerie. The Mind the Paint Girl(1919) The Mind-the-Paint Girl (1919) still 1.jpg
Templar Saxe (rear) with left to right: Hattie Delaro, Anita Stewart and Gladys Valerie. The Mind the Paint Girl (1919)

Delaro debuted on stage in 1881 at Brooklyn's Grand Opera House "in a repertory of comic operas". [1] She portrayed Melissa in the first authorized New York production of Gilbert and Sullivan's Princess Ida in 1884 [2] and an 1885 production of The Mikado at Hollis Street Theatre in Boston, Massachusetts. In 1888, she was in the production The Queen's Mate . Her other Broadway credits included The Pearl of Pekin (1889), Mam'selle 'Awkins (1900), and Babes in Toyland (1903) [2]

She began her film career in 1913 short film Love in an Apartment Hotel . [3]

Delaro was married to attorney William S. Barnes. She died on April 18, 1941 in New York at age 80. [1]


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  1. 1 2 3 "Hattie Delaro, 80, Comic Opera Star". The New York Times. April 19, 1941. p. 15. ProQuest   106094288 . Retrieved February 7, 2021.
  2. 1 2 "Hattie Delaro". Internet Broadway Database. The Broadway League. Archived from the original on February 7, 2021. Retrieved February 7, 2021.
  3. "Silent Era: Love in an Apartment Hotel". silentera. Retrieved June 8, 2020.