His central three are actresses: Mabel Normand, Mary Miles Minter, and Margaret “Gibby” Gibson.
For Mabel, at that point in her life, after so many horrible experiences with men, a gay best friend was exactly what she needed.
Don't you know that your good name is as sacred to me as Mabel's?
Mabel's lawyer has won the most difficult case he ever fought for.
Mabel Strong, one of the girls, was called on for her report.
The peerless Mabel, of course, was the only one not in the secret.
"Nor the terraces and gardens, nor the menagerie, nor dry pond," added Mabel.
Had she grown so accustomed to her aunt Judith's estimate of Mabel that she could accept it?
Mabel ate sparingly, and her companion, as if nothing had happened.
He listened to solos from Lucia, which Mabel sang at Jane's suggestion.
fem. proper name, shortening of Amabel. Enjoyed its greatest popularity as a given name for girl babies in U.S. from c.1884-1895.