Murfin, Jane

(1892-1955)
   Born in Quincy, Michigan, the playwright enjoyed four Broadway hits before she moved to Los Angeles as a producer and motion picture writer. Her plays, all written with actress Jane Cowl, were Lilac Time (1917), Daybreak (1917), Information Please (1918), and Smilin'Through (1919). She was married to actor Donald Crisp.

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