Nebraska Authors

Avery Abbott

AKA: Mabel Avery Rundell; Mrs. Keene Abbott

Born 1870-01-01 Iowa City, IA (USA)

Died 1961-11-17
Omaha, NE (USA)

Wife of Keene Abbott, married August 29, 1905

Places Lived

Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Play/Screenplay


Short stories; Fiction; Plays


Iowa City public high school
University of Iowa
Studied in Europe

Places Worked

Storyteller for Omaha Institute of Fine Arts


Mr. Enright Entertains won the Drama League Prize in 1923


Member of the Omaha Press Club


Captain Martha Mary. 1912.
Mr. Enright Entertains. l922.
Youth's Cross Roads Jim's Woman the Purple Mark.
The Governor's Lady the Verdict the Way Out.

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