Robey, Helen

Helen Robey 1935
Helen Robey 1935
Helen Robey 1935
Helen Robey 1935

Helen Robey

Attended Lawlor Professional School.

Richard Robey’s sister.

Described by author and classmate Diana Serra Cary in her book, What Ever Happened to Baby Peggy as at the age of fifteen doing a “comedic act that was a female takeoff on Harpo Marx” while she worked rowdy beer joints for five dollars a night to support her aged and invalid parents.

From the 1935 Lawlor Professionals:
Helen Robey has two photos in this casting book. The ad indicates that she does comedy and is available for casting on stage and screen.

Also, see Helen in a 1935 class photo.