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Pearce (Alice) papers
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Collection includes the scripts, photographs, clippings, correspondence, awards, and personal materials of American actress Alice Pearce (1917-1966). Also present are music recordings from the personal collection of Pearce's first husband, composer John Rox (1907-1957).
Alice Pearce (1917-1966) was an American television and film comedic actress best known for her Emmy Award winning role as the nosy neighbor Gladys Kravitz in the television sitcom Bewitched (1964-1966). Pearce was married to composer John Rox from 1948 until his death in 1957. John Rox's most popular song was the 1953 novelty song I want a Hippopotamus for Christmas. Pearce then remarried stage manager and director Paul Davis (1922-1984) in 1964, the two remained married until Pearce's death in 1966.
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