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Old 05-20-2018, 07:47 AM
Herlock Sholmes Herlock Sholmes is offline
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Hi Richard,

from what I can gather the music-hall artiste you refer to was Maire Kendall and was married into the McCarthy family via a musician called Stephen McCarthy who was the son of music-hall performer John McCarthy. I have a very, very vague memory of reading somewhere that the McCarthy who owned Miller's Court had some kind of show-business background. Maire was the grandmother of film actress Kay Kendall. So far I've not found a Fiona Kendall. Do you have any more information on this subject?

I have an even vaguer memory of this being discussed here ages ago, probably on the pre-crash boards. Fascinating, though.

Graham
Just found this Graham. Apparently there was actually a framed photograph of McCarthy. I canít recall if this has appeared in any books though?

http://www.casebook.org/witnesses/w/John_McCarthy.html
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