In 1929 she recorded as The Mystery Girl for Columbia records as Anonymous, but was revealed to have been Kathryn Wright by dis-cographers. The recordings were Columbia Records crafty attempt to cash in on Kane's popularity as a rival to the victor company. The label issued four sides by a anonymous artist called The Mystery Girl. So few sides were released which suggests that this attempt to exploit Helen Kane's fame was not successful. Apart from recording for Columbia Records she also did two recordings for Victor Records.
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- Kate Wright provided the least voice-overs for the cartoon character Betty, her early roles were in 1931-1933 and her last role as Betty was in 1938.
- In 1937 Conway, the spy reported that Kathryn Wright, the original Betty Boop girl, appeared at Happy's Tavern on Myrtle Ave after a triumpihant tour of the West.
- Kate Wright is only seen in person in 1934, in the Fleischer Studios victory newsreel, booping along with Mae Questel, Bonnie Poe, Margie Hines & Little Ann Little.