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VERNA FELTON—whose specialty on the air is playing mothers. You’ve heard her as Dennis Day’s mother on the JackBenny program and as the mother of practically every famous personality dramatized by Hedda Hopper. Verna’s own mother, Clara Allen, was a noted actress, and Verna herself began acting when she was six. In 1923 she married Lee Millar, stage and radio star in his own right, and now they are one of Hollywood’s ideally happy couples. They own right, and now they are one of Hollywood’s ideally happy couples. They own a home with a garden composed entirely of old-fashioned flowers, where Verna spends most of her time when she’s not on the air, and they have one son, Lee, Jr., whose nickname is Spuddy.
PLENTY PROUD is the mother of tenor Dennis Day, singing star of the Jack Benny program. Dennis Keeps busy while Benny’s show vacations for the summer months, makes an appearance Sunday on “Pause That Refreshes”