Gabrielle Ray

'Gabrielle Ray said, 'I am always dancing; I love it! When I don't dance, I sing. What else is there to do?'

Divorce – The Glasgow Herald – 1914

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Gabrielle Ray – The Citizen – 1912

Gabrielle Ray - Engagement - The Citizen - Thursday 11 January 1912

Miss Gabrielle Ray

Miss Gabrielle Ray, the heroine of the first footlight romance of the year, is the favourite of a very large public in London. One of the prettiest and daintiest stars of the musical comedy stage, she has danced her way into the hearts in a score of successes. She shared the popularity of Miss Lily Elsie in “The Merry Widow” and “The Dollar Princess” at Daly’s Theatre, and made a great hit in “Peggy,” which ran at The Gaiety most of last year. Miss Ray has, however, a wider claim to distinction than even her popularity in the theatre gives her. She is the most photographed stage beauty of the day, and when the picture postcard craze was at its height far outstripped all rivals as a postcard favourite. One firm of photographers alone stated to have sold over seven million postcards bearing her photograph during the past few years. The selfish man who is robbing London of yet another of its most popular actresses is Mr.  Eric Loder, a grandson of Sir Robert Loder, Bart., and nephew of Mr. G. W. E. Loder, formerly M. P. for Brighton and Major Eustace Loder, a well known personality on the turf. He is an enthusiastic motorist, and is a popular figure at Brooklands.

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Gabrielle Ray (C.W. Faulkner & Co 416 A)

Gabrielle Ray (C.W. Faulkner & Co 416 A)

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Gabrielle Ray (Charles Voisey 800)

Gabrielle Ray (Charles Voisey 800)

 

Gabrielle Ray (Rotophot 0150)

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Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles 415 T)

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William Austin Cook – Manchester Weekly Times – 1891

William Austin Cook - Manchester Times - Friday 30th January 1891

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William Austin Cook – Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser – 1891

William Austin Cook - Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Saturday 30th May 1891

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The Gaiety Theatre – 1932

The Gaiety Theatre 1932

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Gabrielle Ray – The Sketch – 1906

Gabrielle Ray - The Sketch - 18th July 1906

See See (Rotary 4038 T)

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The Little Cherub – The Sketch – 1906

The Sketch - 7th February 1906

The Little Cherub – The Play Pictorial – 1906

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