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1923-1930 > < 1937

1931Edit

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1931 06/23 23) Walkathon, Wildwood, NJ [1]
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1931 10/31 31) Will open stock burlesque
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1932Edit

Appeared with Joe Yule and Bozo Nelson as the Three Bananas at the Gayety Theatre.?

1932 01
1932 02/24 24) Walkathon begins at the El Torreon. [2]
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1932 05/30 30) Walkathon ends [3]
1932 06/01 01) [Life] Wed: Edna Stillwell [4]: Red Skelton over age of 21. Edna Stillwell over age of 18.
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1932 08/19 19) Walkathon. Minneapolis, Minn. Sponsored: St. Peter Hospital for the Mentally Deficient. [5]
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Bought a pet white bear called "Snowball".

"The Clown Prince of Walkathons". Atlantic City Walkathon

New York screen test.


1933Edit

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1933 09/09 Walkathon, Atlantic City, NJ. Note: The Auditorium. Photo with Miss America. Met Uncle Jim Harkins.
1933 10/31 Walkathon Halloween Party at Central Airport, Camden, NJ
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1934Edit

Left Walkathons got a booking agent, Tom Kennedy in New York.

Screentest RKO's Astoria, NY Vitaphone. Lido club managed by Eve Ross.

Loew's Montreal Theater. Began 'Dunking Doughnuts'. Shea's Theater, Toronto. Booked by Harry Anger.

State Theater and Stratford, Chicago


1935Edit

1935 01/23 23) Walkathon, Olympic Park [1]
1935 02/04 04) Walkathon (Waukegan) [6]
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1935 12/12 12) [Stage] "Walkathon Team Will Wed Tonight" Camden, NJ.

wedding of Johnny Groves and Marie Broughton [7]


1936Edit

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1936 08/12

12) Born daughter to Paul Skelton in 121 Glessner Ave., Mansfield, OH. Named Marvel Gean. [8]

1936 08/17 [Stage] "Midnight Daughters" Loew's Princess, Montreal, Canada. Red Skelton is the MC. Started the phase "I Dood It". [9]
1936 09/01 01) [Stage] Shea's Hippodrome, Toronto, Canada [2]
1936 10/11 11) [Stage] Shea's Hippodrome, Toronto, Canada [3]
1936 11/20 20) [Stage] Lyric Theatre, Indianapolis, IN
1936 12

New York. Used Edna in "leg art" ads


  1. Wildwood by the Sea
  2. Jefferson City Post-Tribune, 02/24/1932
  3. Tom's Town by William M. Redding
  4. Marriage License, No. A 48767, Recorder of Deeds, Jackson County, Missouri, at Kansas City.
  5. "Meet the Masters of Ceremonies!" Nicollet Live Wire Souenir Walkathon Edition (Minneapolis, MN)
  6. Photo, VU collection
  7. Edna Stadler Dance Marathons and Walkathons Scrapbook
  8. Mansfield News Journal, 08/15/1936
  9. The Montreal Gazette - Aug 17, 1936

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