Signing her Contract
In 1933, at the age of 19, Grace got a contract with Paramount Pictures for a sum of $125 a week. With her was Lona Andre, Ida Lupino, Toby Wing and Baby Leroy. Since they were all under age they needed a judge to approve their contracts.
Paramount Protoges 1935
In 1935 Grace was a chosen as "Paramount Protege" a later name for Wampas Baby Stars. With her are Gertrude Michael, Gail Patrick, Wendy Barrie, Ann Sheridan and Katherine DeMille (daughter of Cecil B.)