May McAvoy
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May McAvoy
*September 8, 1899 New York, New York
April 26, 1984 Los Angeles, California

American actress who worked mainly during the silent-film era.

Films

1959

Ben-Hur

1957

The Wings of Eagles
Gun Glory
Designing Woman

1956

Ransom!

1954

Executive Suite

1952

The Bad and the Beautiful

1950

Mystery Street
The Yellow Cab Man
Watch the Birdie

1948

Luxury Liner

1947

Merton of the Movies
The Romance of Rosy Ridge
The Unfinished Dance

1945

Week-End at the Waldorf

1944

Two Girls and a Sailor

1943

Assignment in Brittany

1942

Kid Glove Killer
Born to Sing

1941

The Get-Away
Ringside Maisie
Love Crazy

1940

Third Finger, Left Hand
Two Girls on Broadway
Phantom Raiders

1928

Caught in the Fog
The Terror

1927

If I Were Single
The Jazz Singer
Irish Hearts
Slightly Used

1926

The Road to Glory

1925

Ben-Hur
Lady Windermere's Fan

1924

Married Flirts
The Enchanted Cottage

1923

Hollywood
West of the Water Tower
Grumpy

1922

Kick In
Clarence

1921

Morals
Sentimental Tommy

1919

Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch

1918

I'll Say So


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Picture Play Magazine, February 1923



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Photoplay, June 1928


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Picture Play Magazine, January 1922



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Photoplay, January 1936



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Photoplay, March 1936


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Photoplay, November 1929


Books with substantial mentioning of May McAvoy
Edward Wagenknecht
Stars of the Silents
Metuchen, N.J., & London, 1987

Calvin Thomas Beck with Robert Stewart Associate Editor
Scream Queens
New York - London, 1978

DeWitt Bodeen
More from Hollywood, The Careers of 15 Great American Stars
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1977
Books with photograph(s) of May McAvoy
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978