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Little Girl in Slave Camp
In 1957 she starred in the pilot for a proposed series called "Cindy" about an orphan who comes to live with her bachelor uncle after her parents are killed.
Did You Know?
In 1959, at age 9, she disappeared from her Los Angeles home and was feared kidnapped. But it turned out she had booked a flight to Washington, D.C., herself, and boarded the airplane unaccompanied. When she was taken off the plane at Baltimore, she said she'd wanted to visit President Mamie Eisenhower
, whom she had met previously, at the White House to ask their help to "get me a part in a TV ...