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Ruth Lyons (1907–1988)

Ruth Lyons is a Cincinnati institution, known both for her work as one of the nation's premier broadcasters in the 1940s, 50s and 60s, and her charity, the Ruth Lyons Children's Fund. Ruth began her career in radio in the 1930s at Cincinnati's WKRC. She moved to WLW and WSAI in 1942 to host an afternoon show for women called "Petticoat Partyline."... See full bio »

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Known For

Poor Aubrey
Poor Aubrey Marian
(1930)
The Right to Love
(1930)
Okay America!
Okay America! Phyllis Martin
(1932)

Filmography

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 1932 Okay America!
Phyllis Martin
 1931 Ladies of the Big House
Gertie
 1930 The Right to Love
Alice
 1930 Night Work
Miss Allenby
 1930 Vanity (Short)
 1930 Poor Aubrey (Short)
Marian
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 1949 The 50/50 Club (TV Series)
Herself - Hostess (1949-1966)
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Trivia:

Adopted mother of Candy Laird Newman, who regularly appeared on Lyon's TV show, The 50/50 Club (1949). See more »

Trademark:

Always used a hand held microphone which was covered with a bouquet of flowers

Nickname:

Mother

Star Sign:

Libra

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