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Private Secretary 

Susie is secretary to handsome talent agent Peter Sands and keeps getting messed up in (and messing up) his private life. She's assisted (usually) by receptionist Vi and semi-rival Sylvia. ... See full summary »
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1957   1956   1955   1954   1953  
Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Complete series cast summary:
Ann Sothern ...  Susie McNamara 104 episodes, 1953-1957
Don Porter ...  Peter Sands 46 episodes, 1953-1957
Ann Tyrrell Ann Tyrrell ...  Vi Praskins / ... 34 episodes, 1953-1957
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Susie is secretary to handsome talent agent Peter Sands and keeps getting messed up in (and messing up) his private life. She's assisted (usually) by receptionist Vi and semi-rival Sylvia. Cagey is Peter's business rival. The show alternated Sunday nights with "The Jack Benny Show." Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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English

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1 February 1953 (USA) See more »

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Mono (Western Electric Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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Under the title "Susie", this was shown again in syndicated reruns in the 1960's, sometimes in rotation with "The Ann Sothern Show" (when the entire series "Susie" ended, episodes of "The Ann Sothern Show" would begin, then after they had ended, "Susie" began again, from its first episode to its last). See more »

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Great Show! loved both of Ann Sothern's series
28 October 2001 | by den246See all my reviews

I think the best episode in this series would have to be the "efficiency expert" show, I feel this should be shown to many companies that do way too much "cost cutting" without considering the ramifications!

Ann Sothern & Ann Tyrell were a great team!


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