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Canadian elocution 'expert' from the 30s crafted Mid-Atlantic accent

Edith Skinner wrote the 1924 book 'Speak with Distinction,' which became the basis of the accent many Hollywood actors and actresses used in the Golden Era of film.

Rarity is a silvery-white unicorn pony with blue eyes and a violet mane and tail which are combed in wavy curls most of the time, and speaks with a Mid-Atlantic accent.

The Mid-Atlantic accent in classic films :) #hollywood #classicfilm #factoidfriday #fact #ontariomallantiques #history

from Mail Online

Canadian elocution 'expert' from the 30s crafted Mid-Atlantic accent

Edith Skinner wrote the 1924 book 'Speak with Distinction,' which became the basis of the accent many Hollywood actors and actresses used in the Golden Era of film.