Click on photo for larger version, Back to return.
The Life story of Gladys Swarthout.
Major updates May, 2005!
From her debut in 1924 with the Chicago Civic
Opera to 16 years with the New York Metropolitan, Gladys' slim figure
and low voice often cast her in the role of a boy.
Gladys as Carmine
Miss Swarthout in her most famous role.
Revised May, 2005!
in the Movies
Under contract with Paramount, Gladys had
roles in five movies in the late 1930s.
Search this site: