"General Motors Fiftieth Anniversary Show", as Guest (17 November 1957).
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[assessing her appeal as a performer] I have big teeth. I lisp. My eyes disappear when I smile. My voice is funny. I don't sing like Judy Garland
. I don't dance like Cyd Charisse
. But women identify with me. And while men desire Cyd Charisse, they'd take me home to meet Mom.
She was a valued resource in preserving information about Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) and Hollywood's golden years. She was a spokesperson on the issue of incontinence, and was instrumental in establishing the June Allyson Foundation for Public Awareness and Medical Research. She and her husband, Dr. David Ashrow
, actively supported fund-raising efforts for both the James Stewart
and Judy Garland
Her husky speaking and singing voice