Rose Carlton

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From the movie Klondike Annie (1936). Mae West is this singer, AKA The Frisco Doll and The San Francisco Doll, in 1890s Chinatown. She sings at The House of Chan Lo, until she can't stand it anymore, and tries to get away. Boss/lover Chan Lo (Harold Huber) is not happy, and she ends up having to kill him in self-defense. Rose hops a ship for the Klondike, and takes on the identity of her roommate nun who dies en route, Sister Annie Alden (Helen Jerome Eddy).