Her portrayals of wistful ingenues, romantic temptresses and tragic adultresses spanned more than eight decades.

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He partnered with Bob Weiskopf for episodes of “All in the Family” and “Carol Burnett.”

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Beckley, Elaine

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Fama, Charles

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Glaros, Victoria "vicki"

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Kidwell Jr., Wilbur

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Kohler, Max

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Lewis, George

Low, Christopher

Lowe, John

Lynn, Kuniko

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Washington, George

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Dorsey Sr., Richard

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Howell, David

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Hubbell, Jean

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Johnson, William

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Samuels, Josephine

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Sawyer, Mildred

Sharpe Sr., Charles

Shephard, Whereline

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Smith Jr., Alexander

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Smith, Jay

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Smith, Lucille

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Wilson, Donald "coach"

Winslow, Lester

Wiygul, Sue

Wood, Herman

Woodring, Louis

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