Made only one record because of a clause in her Warner Brothers contract. It was the 78 "Lullaby of Broadway", side A and "I'm Goin Shoppin With You" side B, Decca 408.
She had an unexpected hit in 1976, when "Lullaby Of Broadway" from Gold Diggers of 1935 (1935) made the British record charts.
Was best friends with Ruby Keeler.
Year of birth is sometimes given as 1899 and place of birth as Hawaii.
Youngest of 13 children.