Portray 19th Century Forebears
At Unusual Ceremony
By Henry Stewart
Special to Brooklyn Daily Eagle
PROSPECT PARK â€” Elsie Powell stood at her grave in Prospect Parkâ€™s Quaker Cemetery on Saturday afternoon and told visitors about her life.
Well, it wasnâ€™t Powell exactly. She has been dead for decades.
â€śMy nameâ€™s not really Elsie,â€ť whispered Alice Pope, an actress for the day. â€śI just play her in the cemetery.â€ť
Pope was one of the 20