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Marla Shelton (Alberta Pearl McKellop)

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Biography

Eureka Springs, Arkansas, USA
Passed the Federal examination for professional radio operator at the age of 12, at the time the youngest ever to receive the license. She and her father received praise from the government for sending wireless distress signals during the 1926 Great Miami Hurricane, from Houston, Texas.

She competed the next year, as Miss Houston, in Galveston's "Second International Pageant of Pulchritude and Eighth Annual Bathing Girl Revue".

In 1929 she entered the Miss Universe contest as Miss Tulsa, Theda Delrey. Read more...

Actor

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Character: Rose Waverly

The Lone Wolf Meets a Lady 1940

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Character: Mrs. Porcelain

Saratoga Trunk 1945

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Character: Nightclubber with Ralph's Look-Alike

Do You Love Me 1946

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Character: Violet - Model Who Quits

Vogues of 1938 1937

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