Pittsburgh Courier — Jan 1, 1927 (“Our Gang”)on September 9th, 2011 at 10:27 PM
Pittsburgh Courier — Jan 1, 1927World’s Youngest Film Actress Has Won Permanent Role in “Our Gang” ComediesHal Roach Promotes Farina’s Sister to Regular Cast in Comedy ReleaseCulver City, Calif., Jan. 27 – (Pacific Coast News Bureau.) -Miss Jane F. Hoskins, age 3, is now the world’s youngest film actress. After serving an apprenticeship on the screen as an extra for nearly a year, Janie, better known as “Mango” on the screen, has recently been promoted by Hal Roach to regular membership in the “Our Gang” cast and placed on a regular salary basis.McGowan Gets New Contract.Celebrating the sixtieth production of the two reel “Our Gang” comedies under the five years direction of Robert McGowan, Mr. san diego plastic surgery . Meicare Supplement Leads . Roach presented his famous director with a new five year contract, starting on April 15. florida wrongful death . Roach also announced the promotion of Janie Hoskins, the three-year old sister of Allen C. Hoskins, aged, six, professionally known as “Farina” as a permanent member of the cast; and the possible selection of Jean Darling to replace Mary Korman, who with Mickey Daniels (FreckIes) is touring the vaudeville world.The present personnel of the “gang” includes the fat boy, Joe Frank Cobb; the inimitable Farina; Jackie Condon, Jay R. Smith, Scotter Lowry and Mango.