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Sheila Terry

Sheila Terry was born March 5, 1910, as Kay Clark, in Warroad Minnesota, USA.  She attended the Dickson-Kenwin academy and studied dramatics and later moved to New York where she continued her studies.  While part of the cast of The Little Racketeer, she was signed by a Warner Bros. talent scout. During the 1930s she appeared alongside John Wayne in a number of western films including Haunted Gold, 'Neath the Arizona Skies, and the Lawless Frontier.  She also appeared in 20,000 Years in Sing Sing and Madame Butterfly.In her personal life she was first married to Major Laurence E. Clark on August 16, 1928 but that relationship only lasted less than six years and she was divorced in February 16, 1934.  Later that decade in 1937 she married William Magee and shortly afterwards retired from show business.  She worked as a press agent for 15 years. She died January 19, 1957. in New York City, from an apparent suicide; and it was discovered that she was completely broke.  She was buried in Hart Island (Potter's Field) Cemetery, New York.

The database contains 9 images with Sheila Terry, divided over 4 titles.

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Publicity still with John Wayne & Shirley Jean Rickert

2500 * 1700 'Neath the Arizona Skies 1934

Publicity still with John Wayne

1533 * 1190 'Neath the Arizona Skies 1934

Lobby card with Allen Jenkins & Madge Evans

2340 * 1824 The Mayor of Hell 1933

Publicity still with John Wayne & Jack Rockwell

740 * 554 The Lawless Frontier 1934

Publicity still with Paul Hurst, Theodore Newton, Lucien Prival & Lionel Atwill

3020 * 2388 The Sphinx 1933

Lobby card with Lionel Atwill

750 * 588 The Sphinx 1933

Lobby card with Lionel Atwill & Theodore Newton

750 * 584 The Sphinx 1933

Promo shot with Lionel Atwill

3029 * 2400 The Sphinx 1933

Publicity still with Lionel Atwill, Paul Hurst & Theodore Newton

2928 * 2376 The Sphinx 1933