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Walter C. Kelly

Walter C. Kelly (1873–1939) was a famous monologist who performed mainly in vaudeville and then, later in life, turned to the dramatic stage. He specialized in dialect humor. His most famous routine, "The Virginia Judge," featured a variety of southern dialects and was recorded for Victor in a multi-part series. Kelly was the brother of the Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright George Kelly and the uncle of the actress Grace Kelly.

The following recordings featuring Walter C. Kelly are available in the National Jukebox:

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  Artist Role Title Description Primary Performer(s) Date
Speaker Irish stories Comic monologue Walter C. Kelly 1921-05-19
Speaker Southern court scene, third session Monologue Walter C. Kelly 1921-05-19
Speaker Southern court scene, third session Monologue Walter C. Kelly 1921-05-19
Speaker Southern court scene, first session Monologue Walter C. Kelly 1920-07-06
Speaker Southern court scene, first session Monologue Walter C. Kelly 1920-07-06
Speaker Southern court scene, second session Monologue Walter C. Kelly 1920-07-19
Speaker Southern court scene, second session Monologue Walter C. Kelly 1920-07-19