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Bessie Barriscale

Silent movie actress. Cousin of actresses Edith Taliaferro and Mabel Taliaferro, Barriscale was a major star for producer Thomas Ince in the 1910s. She co-starred with her actor/director husband Howard Hickman in several productions, and was still a star in the 1920s. In the 1930s she was usually playing somebody's mother or maid. Mary Pickford cast Barriscale as one of her unsympathetic children in "Secrets" (1933).

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 8717953
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bessie Barriscale (30 Sep 1884–30 Jun 1965), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8717953, citing Mount Tamalpais Cemetery, San Rafael, Marin County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated.