Volume III: Biographies


WELSH, George T. *

Actor (1914-1916)

Thanhouser Career Synopsis: George T. Welsh was an actor with Thanhouser from 1914 to 1916.

Biographical Notes: George T. Welsh appeared in Thanhouser films from early 1914 onward, including in Falstaff comedies in 1915 and 1916. In early 1916 he worked at Thanhouser's Jacksonville, Florida studio. His employment with Thanhouser was intermittent, and in the spring of 1915 he was working with the World Film Corporation, under Howell Hansel and the Mittenthal Studio in Yonkers, New York.

Note: His surname appeared as "Welch" in some notices, including articles in Jacksonville newspapers in 1916.

Thanhouser Filmography:

1914: Her Way (Princess 3-6-1914), The Strike (4-21-1914)

1915: Pleasing Uncle (Princess 1-15-1915), The Home of Silence (Princess 1-29-1915), The Life Worthwhile (4-4-1915), Gussie, the Graceful Life Guard (Falstaff 8-13-1915), A Massive Movie Mermaid (Falstaff 8-30-1915), Bessie's Bachelor Boobs (Falstaff 9-16-1915), Freddie, the Fake Fisherwoman (Falstaff 11-1-1915), Foolish Fat Flora (Falstaff 12-30-1915), Uncle Jeremiah (scheduled for production in 1915 but apparently never made; listed under 12-31-1915 in the filmography section of the present work)

1916: Advertisementers (Falstaff 6-5-1916)

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