One of Our Girls
Also known as Cousin Kate.
The original text
Originally written and performed as One of Our Girls at the Lyceum Theatre, London on 10 November, 1885, later performed as Cousin Kate in Newcastle on 26 August, 1889. Published privately as One of Our Girls in 1887 and in the collection in The Banker's Daughter and Other Plays in 1941.
Not to be confused with Howard's last play, Kate, a "Comedy in Four Acts", published by Harper and Brothers in 1906.
Translations and adaptations
Filmed and released in 1914 as One of Our Girls by Famous Players Film Company, directed by Thomas N. Heffron with a script Eve Unsell (based on the play).
Performance history in South Africa
Lewis Leary. 1980. American Literature to 1900, Macmillan International Higher Education: p.181 
Rand Daily Mail, 10 June 1919
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