June Allyson and Her Humanitarian Contribution honored
In memory of actress and humanitarian June Allyson, Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) today contributed $25,000 to the June Allyson Foundation to support research advances in the care and treatment of women with urinary incontinence. Allyson died on July 8, 2006.
June Allyson in "Good News" (1947). Photo Courtesy Turner Classic Movies.
(PRNewsFoto/Turner Classic Movies) ATLANTA, GA UNITED STATES 07/11/2006
Turner Classic Movies to Remember Legendary Actress June Allyson
Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will feature an on-air tribute to girl-next-door actress June Allyson with six of her films and an installment of the TCM series Private Screenings.
Allyson made more than 40 movies during her career, including Little Women (1949) with Elizabeth Taylor as well as The Stratton Story (1949), The Glenn Miller Story (1953) and Strategic Air Command (1955) with James Stewart. Her performance in the romantic comedy Too Young to Kiss garnered a Golden Globe in 1951.
Sunday, July 16. The schedule is as follows:
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