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HAPPY 100th BIRTHDAY DORIS DAY! Mary Anne Barothy, Author of Day at a Time: An Indiana Girl’s Sentimental Journey to Doris Day’s Hollywood and Beyond

April 3rd always had a special meaning for me ever since I was 9 years old. Why? because April 3rd was Doris Day’s birthday. I became a big fan of hers at age 9, after seeing Doris in her 1953
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Doris Day Commemorative Stamp

It is hard to believe that May 13, 2022, will mark three years since my idol, DORIS DAY, passed away.  The one good thing about this three-year timeline is that now, three years later, Doris is eligible to be considered
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Betty White and The Girl Next Door—together in heaven!

On New Year’s Eve I was out with a friend for lunch. During our conversation I had to look up something on the phone and happened to stumble on the bold DRUDGE headline – BETTY WHITE DEAD! How could that be?
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PHOTOPLAY, EILEEN, DORIS DAY & the super fan who started me on my trip to fanhood and authoring.

I became a Doris Day fan after seeing the star in Calamity Jane in 1953.  I wanted to know more about her and sought out sources. Little did I realize how flipping through the monthly movie magazines at my local
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