Olive Chapin <I>Higgins</I> Prouty

Olive Chapin Higgins Prouty

Birth
Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 24 Mar 1974 (aged 92)
Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 6804301 · View Source
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Author. Higgins graduated from Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts and helped provide the scholarship for American poet Sylvia Plath to attend the college. She was the author of "Now, Voyager" (1942) and "Stella Dallas" (1925). Both books were made into films starring Bette Davis and Barbara Stanwyck, respectively.


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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Olive Chapin Higgins Prouty (7 Jan 1882–24 Mar 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6804301, citing Walnut Hills Cemetery, Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .