Musical theater performer who appeared in Broadway productions of Here’s Like, Mack and Mabel, Allegro, and Kiss Me, Kate. She briefly analyzed law in the University or college of Pittsburgh before becoming a member of the chorus collection at Manhattan’s Versailles nightclub. She made an appearance on such tv shows as Bewitched, The Dean Martin Display, as well as the Ed Sullivan Display. She wedded songwriter Robert Wells in 1949. She and Alfred Drake had been both in the solid of the initial 1948 Broadway creation of Kiss Me, Kate.