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Also Known As: Died: September 16, 1967
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Night Runner (1957) as Elderly woman
Because of overcrowding at his mental hospital, a schizophrenic is released as an outpatient and told to stay away from emotional situations. He finds a room in a motel near the beach, but when he falls for the daughter of the motel's owner, the father confronts him with his past. This triggers th
2.
The Kettles on Old MacDonald's Farm (1957) as
Ma and Pa do their bit to hook lumberman Brad Johnson up with spoiled socialite Sally Flemming. Ma teaches Sally how to behave like a hick so she'll be compatible with Brad.
3.
The Solid Gold Cadillac (1956) as
A small time investor takes on the management of a major corporation.
4.
Sincerely Yours (1955) as Woman at nightclub
Hearing loss creates professional and romantic crises for a concert pianist.
5.
Little Egypt (1951) as Sarah
6.
Katie Did It (1951) as Abigail
Katherine Standish, who has been brought up in a strict manner in a prudish New England town, falls in love with a city slicker commercial artist, Peter Van Arden. The romance blossoms until Katie falls victim of some false information, and becomes convinced that Peter is already married and the father of two children.
7.
Fancy Pants (1950) as Daisy
A wild West family wins a British valet in a poker game and passes him off as a nobleman.
8.
Take One False Step (1949) as Woman at window
Prof. Andrew Gentling, in Los Angeles to help found a new college, is inveigled by old flame Catherine Sykes into a midnight drive. Next day Catherine is missing, believed killed; friend Martha convinces Andrew that he's a prime suspect and should investigate before he's arrested. But this only puts Andrew in a more deadly kind of danger.
9.
A Double Life (1948) as
An actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character''''s jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.
10.
Old Los Angeles (1948) as Woman in livery stable
Old Los Angeles (never known as "California Outpost" until 1953 when Republic re-issued it under that changed-title) finds Bill Stockton (Bill Elliott as William Elliott)leaving Missouri to join his brother Larry (Henry Brandon), and prospect for gold in California. Bill and his pal, Sam Bowie (Andy Devine), arrive in the picturesque town of old Los Angeles in 1848, but find that the outlaws rule...attacking mines and trains, burning ranches, looting stores and killing those who oppose them. Bill learns that Larry has been murdered for the gold claim he had staked for them. He sets out to avenge his brother's death but runs into difficulty when Estelita Del Rey (Estelita Rodriguez) misleads him to protect her lawless lover, Johnny Morrell (John Carroll.) Bill also suspects Luis Savarin (Joseph Schildkraut), gambling house proprietor, and Marie Marlowe (Catherine McLeod), an entertainer at Savarin's place.
11.
An Act of Murder (1948) as
When a judge learns his wife has terminal brain cancer, he begins to consider mercy-killing.
12.
Hazard (1948) as Blowzy woman in hotel
13.
Cross My Heart (1947) as Juror
14.
The Fabulous Texan (1947) as
A couple of Confederate soldiers, returning home from the Civil War, find Texas transformed into an armed camp with a quasi-dictator gathering up land and power as fast as he can. The two former Rebels take on this despot each in his own way.
15.
I'll Be Yours (1947) as Elderly woman
Innocent lies build up as a show-business hopeful tries to build a career.
16.
Kitty (1946) as Cockney woman
A penniless British lord passes a street urchin off as a lady to sell her to a rich husband.
17.
The Dark Horse (1946) as
18.
She Wrote the Book (1946) as Mrs. Forbes
A plain-Jane math professor (Joan Davis) at a small midwestern college is talked into journeying to New York on behalf of a colleague who has written a steamy bestseller under an assumed name. While in the big city, the math prof receives a bump on the head which brings on a form of amnesia. She begins to believe she is the author of the sultry book, and has actually lived its story. Now freed from her inhibitions, the lady professor sashays about with abandon. With a PR man (Jack Oakie) in tow, she crashes a party of swells at the home of a wealthy industrialist (Thurston Hall) and pressures him into making a large contribution to her tiny college back home.
19.
Slightly Scandalous (1946) as Patron
Fred Brady plays twin brothers (actually triplets in the final scene), one of whom has three girls on a romantic string and is trying to sell a television show to a fountain pen manufacturer (Walter Catlett.) The other doesn't have one girl and quietly sells insurance. The insurance seller invests money in his brother's show and, in the process of protecting his investment, gets involved with his twin's romances. Things eventually work out and the TV promoter winds up with the manufacturer's daughter (Paula Drew) and the salesman with Sheila Ryan. Lita Baron (in her Isabelita days) gets to dance a few numbers with the music of the (12th-billed) Guadalajara Trio, and Nick Moro & Frank Yaconelli, the old vaudeville team that was seen together mostly in Tom Keene westerns at Monogram in the early 1940's.
20.
Because of Him (1946) as Maid
A beautiful young woman, an aspiring actress, trick a famous stage star into signing a letter recommending her talents to a producer friend, with amusing results.
21.
I'll Remember April (1945) as Matron
22.
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945) as
A girl in the slums tries to find her way with the help of her devoted mother and alcoholic father.
23.
Love Letters (1945) as Bishop's wife
A soldier falls for the woman who may have killed his best friend.
24.
Lady on a Train (1945) as Haughty woman
A young woman enlists a mystery writer to help her solve a murder when the corpse vanishes.
25.
26.
Standing Room Only (1944) as Guest at Ritchie home
During World War II, Lee Stevens travels to Washington D.C. with his secretary Jane Rogers in order to secure a government contract. Not thinking it through, Jane cancels their hotel reservations when she feels the accomodations are inadequate. With no rooms available in the entire city Lee and Jane pose as a married couple and take positions as maid and butler in the Cromwell's home until the contract can be secured.
27.
Reckless Age (1944) as Small town woman
28.
Three Little Sisters (1944) as Mrs. Dobson
29.
Enter Arsene Lupin (1944) as Marqet's wife
30.
My Kingdom for a Cook (1943) as Mrs. Mason
An English author must search for a new cook when he moves to rural Massachusetts.
31.
A Scream in the Dark (1943) as Landlady
32.
Heroes of the Saddle (1940) as Miss Dobbs
Montana Bill Bell (Kermit Maynard), a friend of the Three Mesquiteers, Stony Brooke (Robert Livingston), Rusty Joslin (Raymond Hatton) and Rico Renaldo (Duncan Renaldo), is killed in a rodeo accident and the trio reluctantly places his young daughter Peggy (Patsy Lee Parsons) in an orphanage while they earn enough money to qualify for her adoptation. Visiting the orphanage, they discover that Peggy's foot has been injured in an accident. The superintendent, Melloney (Byron Foulger), silences Peggy when she attempts to tell them about it. Despite their suspicions they agree to raise the $400 needed for special treatment required for Peggy's injury. To raise the money, Stony boxes four rounds in an exhibition with "Killer" McCully (Jack Roper) and succeeds in knocking him out. Taking the money to the orphanage, the Mesquiteers are impressed when they find that Melloney has stretched his budget and purchased the equipment already. They are unaware that Melloney and associate J. D. Crone (William Ruhl) did so to keep attention from being focused on the home, as they are exploiting the kids and taking funds alloted to running the orphanage. When Stony sees a small boy being bullied by an attendant, he hears enough to convince him that a child-labor sweatshop is being run in the basement. In the garb of a "Masked Rider", and with the aid of Rusty, Rico and nurse Ruth Miller (Loretta Weaver), the job of rescuing the children and convicting the crooks begins.
33.
The Way of All Flesh (1940) as Mother
34.
Honeymoon in Bali (1939) as Maid
35.
Island of Lost Men (1939) as Tourist
36.
Our Leading Citizen (1939) as Member
37.
Thou Shalt Not Kill (1939) as Mrs. Olson
38.
Prison Farm (1938) as Matron
39.
The Milky Way (1936) as
A mild-mannered milkman stumbles onto a career in the boxing ring.

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