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Saturday the 14th (1981) Aunt Lucille
Time Machine, The (1978) Agnes
13 Ghosts (1960) Hilda Zorba
Many Rivers to Cross (1955) Lucy Hamilton
Strategic Air Command (1955) Mrs. Thorne
Main Street to Broadway (1953) The mother [Mrs. Craig]
So This Is Love (1953) Aunt Laura Stokley
By the Light of the Silvery Moon (1953) Alice Winfield
The Treasure of Lost Canyon (1952) Samuella Brown
Scandal Sheet (1952) Charlotte Grant
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Began acting career as an understudy on Broadway
Had 17-year stint as co-star of the radio drama "Dr Christian"
Performed on the radio drama "The Career of Alice Blair"
Feature acting debut "Cheers for Miss Bishop"
Portrayed the mother of George M Cohan (played by James Cagney) in "Yankee Doodle Dandy"
Cast as the mother of Mowgli, the boy raised by wolves, in "The Jungle Book"
Acted opposite Ronald Reagan in "This Is the Army"
Again played the mother of a famous person, this time George Gershwin (portrayed by Robert Alda) in "Rhapsody in Blue"
Co-starred opposite William Bendix in the film version of "The Life of Riley"
Reprised screen role in the TV version of "The Life of Riley", opposite both Bendix and Jackie Gleason
Last film for five years, "Strategic Air Command"
Had featured role as the title character's widowed sister on "The Robert Cummings Show/Love That Bob"
Made one-shot return to films in "13 Ghosts"
Played recurring part of the mother of Ann Marie (Marlo Thomas) on "That Girl" (ABC)
Had recurring role of Shirley Partridge's mom on "The Partridge Family" (ABC)
Was briefly seen as the mother of Maureen Dean in the CBS miniseries "Blind Ambition"
Final film, the satirical "Friday the 14th", a spoof of horror movies
Last TV acting role, a guest appearance on "Murder, She Wrote", starring Angela Lansbury
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John A Shider. Died in 1977.
Anita Louise Shider.
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