Cheesy Pageant Titles
- Miss Click, Hollywood Cameramen’s Guild
- Aye Girl, Pacific Fleet
- Miss Classy Chassis, United Auto Workers
- Stagecoach to Fury
- Jungle Heat
- She Devil *
- Don’t Knock the Twist
- Abbott and Costello Go to Mars
* - author has seen
- They’re out of this world on a misguided missile!
- Hold on to your turbans! Here comes Adventure’s boldest son!
- Never such a tender love story! Never such a savage showdown! Never such restless natives!
- Madame Gamar
- Countess Van Hochenstein
Number of Marriages: 3
Shortest Marriage: 2 months
Unlikely Spouses and Boyfriends
- Victor Mature
- Lance Fuller (Ed Wood favorite)
- Mel Torme
- George Raft
Whiffs of Scandal: Was in murdered gangster Johnny Stompanato’s little black book
Untimely Demise: At age 47, from cancer
- Her mom was a psychotherapist
- Had polio as a child
- Ran away and joined the circus at age 17
- Had a degree in international law
- Discovered in a bubble bath ad
- Answered all her own fan mail
Where can I learn more?