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ACJohnston... and The Brittons
by Vlad for group historicalziegfeld Oct 25, 2011

Dorothy Britton
Mother - Martha Britton
Sister of Ethel Britton.
1927 - Miss New York City,
1927 - won The International Pageant of Pulchritude, also known as the "International Beauty Contest" or the "Miss Universe Contest". Galveston, Texas.
1927-1930 - “Dorothy Britton, beauty contest winner, and Edward , vice president of Tauck Motor Tours, Inc., have been married for three years, it was revealed yesterday”. New York Times - Sep 4, 1930.
1928 - participated with Ethel Britton in the Annette Kellermann’s Bathing Suit Revue.
1928-1930 - Earl Carroll's Vanities. “Earl Carroll's Vanities, with Dorothy Britton and W. C. Fields supplying pulchritude and humor.”
1931 - “Vice President of Tauck Tours, Inc., Dies Suddenly in Canada. He is survived by a widow, the former Dorothy Britton, a beauty contest winner and actress”
1932 - married Clifford R. Parliman, World War aviator, polo star and president of the House of Parliman.
1932 - “Mrs. Parliman Gets $50 Alimony. Mrs. Gladys Walton Parliman, former actress, who is suing Captain Clifford R. Parliman.”
1934 - “Husband Jailed For Back Alimony. Dorothy Britton Parliman former "Miss Universe" and Vanities beauty, called at the Newburgh, NY, jail to see her...”
January 1946 - “Dorothy Britton former vanities show girl and Clifford R. Parliman were divorced in Texas recently.”
28 February 1972 – as Mrs. Dorothy B. Johnson of Hallandale, Fla.

Ethel Britton
Mother - Martha Britton
Sister of Dorothy Britton.
1927/1928 - First Prize Winner in the Atlantic City Pageant.
1928 - participated with Ethel Britton in the Annette Kellermann’s Bathing Suit Revue.
1929 - “George White's Scandals”
1932 - “The Dubarry” (Maid to Madame DuBarry), with Jean Audree, Vivian Vernon, Grace Moore.
1944-1949 - “Harvey”.
16 January 1947 - Frank McCoy survived by his widow, Ethel Britton McCoy, an actress.
1956 - “As the World Turns”. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0048845/
1956 - “Patterns”. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0049601
27/28 February 1972 - Ethel Britton, an actress who appeared on Broadway, died on Saturday at her home, 401 East 83d St...was the widow of the late Frank McCoy.

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