Backstairs at the White House: Season 1, Episode 1

Episode #1.1 (29 Jan. 1979)

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In 1909, Maggie starts working at the White House as second maid, but is run ragged with her usual work and extra tasks as a beautician. Daughter Lillian has an operation for her crippled ... See full summary »

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Maggie Rogers
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Lillian Rogers Parks
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Houseman Levi Mercer
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Chief Barber John Mays
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Hari Rhodes ...
Butler Coates
Bill Overton ...
Doorman Jackson
Helena Carroll ...
First Maid Annie
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Butler Dixon
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Mrs. Jaffray
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Emmett Rogers Sr
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Mrs. Helen 'Nellie' Taft
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In 1909, Maggie starts working at the White House as second maid, but is run ragged with her usual work and extra tasks as a beautician. Daughter Lillian has an operation for her crippled leg but is heartbroken to learn she will still need crutches. Maggie asks Mrs. Jaffray to hire grown-up Lillian, but she refuses to hire a handicapped woman. Written by mama.sylvia

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