(1951-1952) Served as "femcee" and singer for the daily "Show Called X" on KFMB-TV, San Diego. The show was later retitled "In A Lighter Vein" after a viewer contest. Jack Briggs
and organist Danny Topaz were also featured.
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[on her stage act and Judy Garland
] No, I'm not nervous on the stage. Well, I was one day, but that was because Judy Garland was in the audience. You could hear my knees shaking. Judy is a friend of mine, and I hope some day to arrive not where she is, but well, somewhere near that.
Cast at age three in
starring John Barrymore
. She was assigned to play a tiny tot who had to remove her dress in front of the camera. Refusing to do so, she was replaced in the role.