National Velvet (1960– )

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Velvet Brown lives on a dairy farm with her parents Martha and Herbert, an ex-jockey, Mi Taylor, her brother Donald and her sister Edwina. Teddy is Edwina's boyfriend. Velvet owns a ... See full summary »

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Lori Martin ...
 Velvet Brown (58 episodes, 1960-1962)
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 Martha Brown (58 episodes, 1960-1962)
James McCallion ...
 Mi Taylor (58 episodes, 1960-1962)
Arthur Space ...
 Herbert Brown (58 episodes, 1960-1962)
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 Edwina Brown (58 episodes, 1960-1962)
Joey Scott ...
 Donald Brown (58 episodes, 1960-1962)
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Velvet Brown lives on a dairy farm with her parents Martha and Herbert, an ex-jockey, Mi Taylor, her brother Donald and her sister Edwina. Teddy is Edwina's boyfriend. Velvet owns a beautiful horse, King, which she hopes will run in the Grand National Steeplechase some day. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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Fuego de juventud  »

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Lori Martin and Carole Wells
20 November 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I used to love this show. I had a bad crush on Carole Wells. I remember that beautiful smile at the beginning of the show. Those were really simple days. Neither Lori nor Carole have done much since the 70's, I wonder what ever happened to them. I have searched for the classic DVD's hoping one day to find a couple of shows, but to no avail.

The shows of the era were much simpler than today, the good vs. bad lines were clearly delineated and good always won. Velvet won every race even under insurmountable odds where she looked as if she was about to lose. Lori Martin was the Elizabeth Taylor of the era, a raven-haired-blue-eyed beauty. Other Liz Taylor's were Lynda Carter (Wonder Woman) an Delta Burke.


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