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Also Known As: Died: April 26, 1973
Born: October 17, 1902 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: El Paso, Texas, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Don't Worry, We'll Think of a Title (1966) as
A Cook and a waitress decide to work at a bookstore filled with spies and bank robbers.
Desire in the Dust (1960) as Nora Finney
Rockabilly Baby (1957) as Eunice Johnson
The mysterious Mrs. Eleanor Carter (Virginia Field) moves to Springfield with her two teen-age children Jimmy (Gary Vinson) and Cathy (Judy Busch). Eleanor makes friends with the town's social leader, Mrs. Wellington (Ellen Corby), who supports her idea for a town youth center, and she is aided by Tom Griffith (Douglas Kennedy), the high school principal. At the town's annual picnic, to which Eleanor has bought a band (Les Brown and His Band of Reknown), the town busy-body, Eunice (Irene Ryan), reveals what she had learned from Eleanor's past.
Spring Reunion (1957) as Miss Stapleton
An alumni reunion spells romance for former college lovers.
Ricochet Romance (1954) as Miss Clay
Blackbeard, the Pirate (1952) as Alvina
A kidnapped beauty gets caught between feuding pirates.
The WAC from Walla Walla (1952) as WAC Sgt. Kearns
Bonzo Goes to College (1952) as Nancy
In this fantasy-toned sequel, former lab chimp Bonzo, now literate (!), runs away from a carnival sideshow and hops a banana truck. He lands in college town Pawlton and is adopted by the granddaughter of football coach 'Pop' Drew, who sorely needs good players. Obvious but pleasant slapstick follows.
Half Angel (1951) as Kay
A prim and proper lady has an alter ego that comes out while she sleepwalks.
Meet Me After the Show (1951) as Tillie
The star of a Broadway show suspects her husband may be having an affair with the show''''s backer.
The Skipper Surprised His Wife (1950) as Mrs. O'Rourke
A captain tries to keep home as tight as his ship.
There's a Girl in My Heart (1950) as Mrs. Mullin
An Old-Fashioned Girl (1949) as Mrs. [Anastasia] Shaw
Mighty Joe Young (1949) as Southern belle
Showmen try to exploit a giant ape raised by an orphan.
My Dear Secretary (1948) as May
Owen Waterbury, bestselling novelist, recruits aspiring writer Stephanie 'Steve' Gaylord as his latest of many secretaries. The stars in her eyes fade when she finds she is to work in his apartment, with a constant parade of eccentric visitors and slapstick provided by klutzy roommate Ronnie. Moreover, Waterbury's idea of work looks a lot like play, his interest less in books than in blondes. She leaves; to get her back, he swallows his playboy principles and marries her. Can the leopard change his spots? Can Stephanie turn the tables?
Texas, Brooklyn & Heaven (1948) as Opal Cheever
Heading for Heaven (1948) as Molly
Arch of Triumph (1948) as Irate wife
In winter of 1938, Paris is crowded with refugees from the Nazis, who live in the black shadows of night, trying to evade deportation. One such is Dr. Ravic, who practices medicine illegally and stalks his old Nazi enemy Haake with murder in mind. One rainy night, Ravic meets Joan Madou, a kept woman cast adrift by her lover's sudden death. Against Ravic's better judgement, they become involved in a doomed affair; matters come to a crisis on the day war is declared.
The Woman on the Beach (1947) as Mrs. Wernecke
A coast guardsman begins to think his mistress's blind husband can really see.
The Diary of a Chambermaid (1946) as Louise
An ambitious chambermaid hopes to seduce a rich husband.
Little Iodine (1946) as Mrs. Tremble
The Beautiful Cheat (1945) as Miss [Beatrice] Kent
That Night with You (1945) as Prudence
That's the Spirit (1945) as Bilson
The Sultan's Daughter (1944) as Irene
A sultan''s lovely daughter finds herself courted by a handsome American.
San Diego, I Love You (1944) as Miss [Sheila] Jones
Hot Rhythm (1944) as Polly Kane
Radio writers have big plans for a woman singer.
O, My Darling Clementine (1943) as Irene
Reveille with Beverly (1943) as Elsie
A tap-dancing lady disc jockey finds herself torn between a wealthy man and his former chauffeur.
Melody for Three (1941) as Mrs. Veronica Higby

Cast (special)

Marineland Carnival (1964) as Granny
A tour of Marineland of the Pacific as seen through the eyes of TV's "Beverly Hillbillies."
Tom, Dick, and Harry (1960) as Customer
The story of Tom, Dick, and Harry, three former army buddies who pool their resources and rent a restaurant. Their attempts to run the restaurant was to be the focal point of the unsold series. In the pilot episode, Tom and Dick scheme to get Harry married to Hazel, the spinster daughter of the ow

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