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Sarah Selby (I) (1905–1980)

Sarah Selby was born on August 30, 1905 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. She was an actress, known for Beyond the Forest (1949), The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Applegate Treasure (1956) and Tower of London (1962). She was married to Holger Yngvar Harthern. She died on January 7, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1979 Friendships, Secrets and Lies (TV Movie)
2nd Dress Shop Woman
 1978 Rhoda (TV Series)
Mrs. Shaw
- Ida's Roommate (1978) ... Mrs. Shaw
 1978 Project U.F.O. (TV Series)
Mrs. Wilson Jamison
- Sighting 4004: The Howard Crossing Incident (1978) ... Mrs. Wilson Jamison
 1977 The City (TV Movie)
Woman on Tour Bus
 1975 Huckleberry Finn (TV Movie)
Aunt Polly
 1974 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Mrs. Evans
- Krash (1974) ... Mrs. Evans
 1973 The World's Greatest Athlete
Woman on Safari
 1966-1970 Family Affair (TV Series)
Mrs. Mallory / Mrs. Webster / Miss Bryant / ...
- Wish You Were Here (1970) ... Mrs. Mallory
- The Stowaway (1969) ... Mrs. Webster
- A Matter for Experts (1966) ... Miss Bryant
- The Matter of School (1966) ... Mrs. Brown
 1967-1970 Petticoat Junction (TV Series)
Mrs. Frisby / Mrs. Grundy / Nellie Hughes / ...
- The Great Race (1969) ... Mrs. Grundy
- A Cake from Granny (1968) ... Nellie Hughes
- Uncle Joe and the Master Plan (1967) ... Mrs. Pruit
- A House Divided (1967) ... Wilma Tuttle
 1963-1970 My Three Sons (TV Series)
First Nurse / Nurse #3 / Desk Nurse / ...
- Dodie's Tonsils (1970) ... First Nurse
- Three's a Crowd (1969) ... Nurse #3
- Tea for Three (1968) ... Desk Nurse
- My Three Grandsons (1968) ... Admissions Clerk
- The Wrong Robbie (1966) ... Dean of Women
 1967-1969 Dragnet 1967 (TV Series)
Mrs. Rogers / Marilyn Tate
- The Subscription Racket (1967) ... Marilyn Tate
 1969 Dragnet 1966 (TV Movie)
Woman at Dance (uncredited)
 1967 Don't Make Waves
Ethyl
 1967 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
Miss Morley
- The List of Alice McKenna (1967) ... Miss Morley
 1967 Green Acres (TV Series)
Mrs. Hockmeister
- School Days (1967) ... Mrs. Hockmeister
 1957-1966 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Millicent / Mrs. Ames / Louise Ansel
- The Case of the Ill-Fated Faker (1960) ... Mrs. Ames
- The Case of the Runaway Corpse (1957) ... Louise Ansel
 1963-1966 Bonanza (TV Series)
Mrs. Flanner / Mrs. Cardiff
- To Kill a Buffalo (1966) ... Mrs. Flanner
- The Way of Aaron (1963) ... Mrs. Cardiff
 1965 Camp Runamuck (TV Series)
Woman
- Wivenhoe's New Car (1965) ... Woman
 1965 Honey West (TV Series)
Dora Neeley
- A Million Bucks in Anybody's Language (1965) ... Dora Neeley
 1965 The Great Race
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1962-1965 The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (TV Series)
Auctioneer / Mrs. Morgan / Mrs. Mac / ...
- The Trunk (1965) ... Auctioneer
- David and the Mermaid (1963) ... Mrs. Morgan
- Dave and the Fraternity Lease (1963) ... Mrs. Mac
- A Lamp for Dave & June (1962) ... Mrs. Howard
 1964 Taggart
Maude Taggart (uncredited)
 1964 The Joey Bishop Show (TV Series)
Iris Simpson / Woman
- Jillson's Toupee (1964) ... Iris Simpson
- Joey Goes to CBS (1964) ... Woman
 1964 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
Mrs. Butters
- Lac Duquesne (1964) ... Mrs. Butters
 1964 The Rogues (TV Series)
Librarian
- The Stefanini Dowry (1964) ... Librarian
 1964 Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Agnes Cudahy - Landlady
- Caesar and Me (1964) ... Agnes Cudahy - Landlady
 1964 The Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series)
Josephia
- Big Man from Nairobi (1964) ... Josephia
 1959-1963 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Mrs. Davidson / Mary Braun
- The Red Ghost of Eagle Creek (1963) ... Mrs. Davidson
- A Piano Goes West (1959) ... Mary Braun
 1963 Temple Houston (TV Series)
- The Twisted Rope (1963)
 1963 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
Mrs. Benson
- Return to Broadway (1963) ... Mrs. Benson
 1962 Tower of London
Queen
 1962 Cheyenne (TV Series)
Sarah Brown
- Man Alone (1962) ... Sarah Brown
 1962 Room for One More (TV Series)
Mrs. Robinson
- Bonjour, Rose Family (1962) ... Mrs. Robinson
 1962 Lawman (TV Series)
Anna Prentiss
- The Witness (1962) ... Anna Prentiss
 1962 Pete and Gladys (TV Series)
Mrs. Forrester
- Pete's Party Dress (1962) ... Mrs. Forrester
 1962 Moon Pilot
Mrs. Celia Talbot
 1961 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Collins
- The Geetas Box (1961) ... Mrs. Collins
 1961 The Gertrude Berg Show (TV Series)
- The First Day (1961)
 1961 Michael Shayne (TV Series)
Maude Henshaw
- Murder Is a Fine Art (1961) ... Maude Henshaw
 1961 Ripcord (TV Series)
Sarah Guest
- The Condemned (1961) ... Sarah Guest
 1960 The Barbara Stanwyck Show (TV Series)
Mary McShane
- The Seventh Miracle (1960) ... Mary McShane
 1960 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Cora Mason
- The Doctor (1960) ... Cora Mason
 1960 Mr. Lucky (TV Series)
June Bullitt
- Hit and Run (1960) ... June Bullitt
 1960 Lassie (TV Series)
Mrs. Harper
- The Phone Hog (1960) ... Mrs. Harper
 1960 Rescue 8 (TV Series)
Mrs. Tilford
- Breakdown (1960) ... Mrs. Tilford (as Sara Selby)
 1960 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Maude Gurney
- Sundown Smith (1960) ... Maude Gurney
 1954-1960 Father Knows Best (TV Series)
Miss Thomas / Miss Quimby
- The $500 Letter (1960) ... Miss Thomas
- Time to Retire (1960) ... Miss Thomas
- A Man of Merit (1959) ... Miss Thomas
- The Impostor (1959) ... Miss Thomas
- Formula for Happiness (1959) ... Miss Thomas
 1960 Johnny Ringo (TV Series)
Emilia Crale
- Uncertain Vengeance (1960) ... Emilia Crale
 1960 Maverick (TV Series)
Mrs. Carteret
- Maverick and Juliet (1960) ... Mrs. Carteret
 1959 The Real McCoys (TV Series)
Mrs. Meade
- The Girls at Mom's Place (1959) ... Mrs. Meade
 1959 Bronco (TV Series)
Martha Chandler
- Red Water North (1959) ... Martha Chandler
 1959 21 Beacon Street (TV Series)
Mrs. Kenyon
- The Swindle (1959) ... Mrs. Kenyon
 1959 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series)
Sister Flavina
- Littlest Client (1959) ... Sister Flavina
 1958 The Restless Gun (TV Series)
Sister Marquette
- A Bell for Santo Domingo (1958) ... Sister Marquette
 1958 M Squad (TV Series)
Dr. Nedley
- The Healer (1958) ... Dr. Nedley
 1958 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Mrs, Mary Snyder
- The Daniel Barrister Story (1958) ... Mrs, Mary Snyder
 1958 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series)
Mrs. Brubaker
- Arson (1958) ... Mrs. Brubaker
 1957 Gunfire at Indian Gap
Bessie Moran
 1957 Stopover Tokyo
High Commissioner's Wife
 1957 Short Cut to Hell
Adam's Secretary (uncredited)
 1957 No Time to Be Young
Mrs. Helen Root
 1957 An Affair to Remember
Miss Lane (uncredited)
 1957 The Monster That Challenged the World
Mrs. Simms, Jody's mother (uncredited)
 1957 Crossroads (TV Series)
Kate Jackson
- The Healing (1957) ... Kate Jackson
 1957 You Are There (TV Series)
Mrs. Haskins
 1957 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Secretary
- Homeward Borne (1957) ... Secretary
 1957 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series)
Catherine
- The Blarney Stone (1957) ... Catherine
 1957 Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Miss Grimm
- The Golden Door (1957) ... Miss Grimm
 1956 Wire Service (TV Series)
Mrs. Caldwell
- High Adventure (1956) ... Mrs. Caldwell
 1955-1956 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
- The Chess Game (1956)
 1956 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
Susan Kendall
- Once a Hero (1956) ... Susan Kendall
- The Hobo Kid (1956)
 1956 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Letter (1956)
 1954-1956 It's a Great Life (TV Series)
Woman / Jeannette Johnson
- Passport for Amy (1956) ... Woman
- Denny Buys a Steer (1954) ... Jeannette Johnson
 1955-1956 Star Stage (TV Series)
- Career (1956)
- Dr. Jordan (1955)
 1956 Dr. Hudson's Secret Journal (TV Series)
- Both Baby and Me (1956)
 1955 Good Morning, Miss Dove
Teacher (uncredited)
 1955 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series)
Mrs. Archer-Shee / Helen
- The Archer-Shee Case (1955) ... Mrs. Archer-Shee
 1955 My Favorite Husband (TV Series)
- The Perfect Maid (1955)
 1955 The McConnell Story
Mrs. Brown
 1954-1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Emmy / Mary Straley
- Shadow of a Doubt (1955) ... Emmy
- Blind Fury (1954) ... Mary Straley
 1955 Studio 57 (TV Series)
Lydia Gresham
- Take My Hand (1955) ... Lydia Gresham
 1955 Battle Cry
Mrs. Forrester
 1952-1955 Dragnet (TV Series)
Alva Jarrett / Mrs. Banner / Sister Benedict
- The Big Family (1955) ... Alva Jarrett
- The Big Lease (1953) ... Mrs. Banner
- The Big Lay-Out (1953)
- The Big Actor (1952) ... Sister Benedict
 1955 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
 1954 The Country Girl
Theatregoer (uncredited)
 1954 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series)
Mrs. Maclean / Della Charlton
- Marked Down (1954)
- The Wallet (1954) ... Mrs. Maclean
- A String of Beads (1954) ... Della Charlton
 1954 I Love Lucy (TV Series)
Dorothy Cook
- The Matchmaker (1954) ... Dorothy Cook (uncredited)
 1954 Men of the Fighting Lady
Mrs. Szymanski (uncredited)
 1953-1954 The Pride of the Family (TV Series)
Wilma / Mrs. Hunter
- The Arts and Crafts Story (1954) ... Wilma
- Christmas Story (1953) ... Mrs. Hunter
 1954 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Miss Murdock
- The Fugitives (1954) ... Miss Murdock
 1953 A Lion Is in the Streets
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1953 Mister Scoutmaster
Mrs. Weber
 1953 The System
Mrs. Elizabeth Allen
 1953 Battle Circus
Capt. Dobbs
 1952 The Iron Mistress
Mrs. Bowie
 1952 Sky King (TV Series)
Rita Miller
- Formula for Fear (1952) ... Rita Miller
 1952 The Sniper
TV Interviewer (uncredited)
 1951 Jim Thorpe -- All-American
Miss Benton (uncredited)
 1951 Hollywood Theatre Time (TV Series)
- Father's Harem (1951)
 1950 Perfect Strangers
Mrs. Wilson (uncredited)
 1949 Side Street
2nd Nurse (uncredited)
 1949 Beyond the Forest
Mildred Sorren
 1949 Prison Warden (uncredited)
 1948 Train to Alcatraz
Widow's Friend (uncredited)
 1948 Trapped by Boston Blackie
Claire Carter (uncredited)
 1947 A Double Life
Anna (uncredited)
 1947 The Fabulous Texan
Texas Woman (uncredited)
 1947 Stork Bites Man
Mrs. Greene
 1947 That's My Man
Wife (uncredited)
 1946 Swell Guy
Lorraine (uncredited)
 1946 Little Iodine
Mrs. Bigdome
 1946 One Exciting Week
Committee Woman (uncredited)
 1946 Idea Girl
Esmeralda Hawthorne (uncredited)
 1945 The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry
Alice (uncredited)
 1945 The Beautiful Cheat
Athene Haven
 1945 The Naughty Nineties
Mrs. Hawkins (uncredited)
 1945 Wonder Man
Woman in Library (uncredited)
 1945 Earl Carroll Vanities
Mrs. Thayer (uncredited)
 1944 San Diego I Love You
Mrs. Lovelace
 1944 Her Primitive Man
Woman at Track (uncredited)
 1944 The Curse of the Cat People
Miss Plumett, Caroler (uncredited)
 1943 The Seventh Victim
Miss Gottschalk - Librarian (uncredited)
 1941 Dumbo
Prissy the Elephant (voice, uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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Rangy, matronly, dark-haired American character actress who played insignificant roles for the most part - usually a town gossip, maiden aunt, or teacher. See more »

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