Celebrity for the week ending
Saturday, 5 July 2008

Annie Hughes (1869-1954),
English actress, with her own company in
Jerome K. Jerome's play, Tommy,
Gaiety Theatre, Manchester, June 1907

Annie Hughes
Annie Hughes in the title role of Jerome K. Jerome's comedy,
Tommy (otherwise Miss Tommy), which was first produced at the
Gaiety Theatre, Manchester, in June 1907, before opening at the Camden Theatre, London,
on 3 December 1907. In 1912 Miss Hughes took the production on a tour of the United States.

(photo: Lafayette, London, 1907)

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