Mr Skeffington Mr Skeffington is a American drama film directed by Vincent Sherman, based on the novel of the same name by Elizabeth von Arnim. The film stars Bette Davis as a beautiful woman whose many suitors, and self love, distract her from returning the affections of her husband Job Skeffington It also makes a point about Skeffington s status as a Jew in high society, and later, in relation Francis Sheehy Skeffington Early life Francis Sheehy Skeffington was born in Bailieborough, County Cavan, the only son of Joseph Skeffington, a school inspector, and Rose Magorian of County Down.His parents had been married at the Roman Catholic Chapel at Ballykinlar, Co Down in Francis was educated initially at home by his father, and later at the Jesuit community in St Stephen s Green, Dublin. Why Cupid Came to Earl s Court a one act play by Cosmo Complete text of Why Cupid Came to Earl s Court, a one act play by Cosmo Hamilton. Elizabeth von Arnim Biografia La Arnim, il cui vero nome era Mary Annette Beauchamp, nacque in Australia in una famiglia della borghesia coloniale inglese di Sydney.I suoi genitori si chiamavano Henry Herron Beauchamp , di professione commerciante, ed Elizabeth Louey Weiss Lassetter . The Best , Movies of the th Century Quiz Sporcle Can you name the best , movies of the th century that s before the year grouped, by rank, in tens Mount St Anne s Retreat Conference Centre Mar , Welcome At Mount Saint Anne s, here in the heart of the midlands, you will discover a Treasure When you come through the early nineteenth century doors you will experience a serenity that disperses all else. Spencer Tracy nndb Spencer Tracy AKA Spencer Bonaventure Tracy Born Apr Birthplace Milwaukee, WI Died Jun Location of death Hollywood Hills, CA Cause of death Heart Failure Rem Father John Edward Tracy salesman Mother Caroline Brown Christian Scientist Wife Louise Treadwell m , until his death, two children Son John Tracy b , d Hume Cronyn Hume Cronyn was born on July , in London, Ontario, Canada as Hume Blake Cronyn Jr He was an actor and producer, known for Cocoon , batteries not included and Shadow of a Doubt He was married to Susan Cooper, Elizabeth von Arnim Leben Im Alter von vier Jahren kam Beauchamp mit ihrer Familie nach Grobritannien.Auf einer Reise durch Italien mit ihrem Vater lernte sie in Florenz den deutschen Grafen Henning August von Arnim Schlagenthin kennen. Am Februar heirateten Beauchamp und Arnim Schlagenthin in London.Sie bekamen vier Tchter und einen Sohn. Now, Voyager Overweight Boston spinster Charlotte is a repressed, self esteemless woman completely dominated by her wealthy mother, Mrs Henry Vale When her sister in law Lisa Vale brings her friend Dr Jaquith, a renowned psychiatrist, to visit Charlotte, he invites her to spend some time in his sanitarium.