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Mary Grace Canfield


She played Ralph Monroe in Green Acres and acted in the 1983 film Something Wicked IN THIS MANNER Comes. She produced her tv debut in the 1954 tv series Goodyear Playhouse. She reprized her part as Ralph Monroe around the 1990 Television movie Go back to Green Acres. She experienced two kids with her 1st spouse, Charles Carey, and wedded her second spouse, John Bischof, in 1984. She guest-starred in four shows of Bewitched with Elizabeth Montgomery in 1966.

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Full Name Mary Grace Canfield
Date Of Birth September 3, 1924
Died February 15, 2014, Santa Barbara, California, United States
Place Of Birth Rochester, NY
Profession Movie Actress
Nationality American
Spouse John Bischof, Charles Carey
Parents Hubert Canfield, Hildegard Canfield
Movies Return to Green Acres, Burning Rage, Something Wicked This Way Comes, Night of Terror, Don't Make Waves, Pollyanna, Bang! You're Dead, Promise Him Anything
TV Shows Family, Green Acres, The Hathaways
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1She appeared in Broadway and off-Broadway plays before heading to Hollywood.
2She moved to Sedgwick, Maine in the 1980s. She had fallen in love with the area during summer stock productions there years before.
3Was best-known for her role of handy-woman, "Ralph Monroe", in some 40 episodes of Green Acres (1965) (1965 to 1971).
4Currently resides in Sedgwick, Maine



Young Goodman Brown1993Goody Cloyse
The Jackie Thomas Show1993TV SeriesJane
Return to Green Acres1990TV MovieRalph Monroe
South of Reno1988Motel Manager
Alice1985TV SeriesRuthie
Burning Rage1984TV MovieNettie McFadden
Something Wicked This Way Comes1983Miss Foley
Cagney & Lacey1983TV SeriesShopping Cart Lady
Tabitha1978TV SeriesDr. Morrison
The Love Boat1977TV SeriesHousekeeper
Family1976TV SeriesMrs. Hanley
Half a House1975Thelma
Promise Him Anything1975TV MovieCrazy Lady
Love, American Style1973TV SeriesBridgette (segment "Love and the Games People Play")
Night of Terror1972TV MovieChairlady
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors1972TV SeriesMrs. MacBeth
Green Acres1965-1971TV SeriesRalph Monroe / Harry Monroe
Adam-121970TV SeriesSusie Fisher
Johnny Belinda1967TV MovieMrs. Lutz
Vacation Playhouse1967TV SeriesMildred
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre1967Mrs. Doody, Landlady (uncredited)
Don't Make Waves1967Seamstress
Bewitched1966TV SeriesHarriet Kravitz
The Farmer's Daughter1965-1966TV SeriesAlice Goodall / Miss Hinkley
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1964TV SeriesJuliet
Archie1964TV MovieMiss Grundy
The Andy Griffith Show1963TV SeriesMary Grace Gossage
Come Blow Your Horn1963Mildred - Looking for JFK at Party (uncredited)
The Eleventh Hour1963TV SeriesMrs. Dobkin
General Hospital1963TV SeriesLucille March Weeks, R. N. (1973) (temporary replacement for Ms. Wall)
The Joey Bishop Show1963TV SeriesMrs. Bennett
Wide Country1962TV SeriesThe Organist
The Interns1962Pharmacy Nurse (uncredited)
Poor Mr. Campbell1962TV MovieGrindl
Hazel1962TV SeriesMiss Simmons
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1961-1962TV SeriesThe Woman in the Bookshop / Supermarket Customer
The Hathaways1961-1962TV SeriesAmanda Allison
Thriller1961-1962TV SeriesAlly Rose / Celia Perry
Play of the Week1959TV SeriesSidonia
That Kind of Woman1959WAC on Train (uncredited)
Robert Montgomery Presents1956-1957TV SeriesAbigail Lewis
The Best of Broadway1955TV SeriesLiesl
Goodyear Playhouse1954TV SeriesFrances



Biography2001TV Series documentaryHerself
The Making of 'Something Wicked This Way Comes'1983TV Movie documentaryHerself

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Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1963TV SeriesAngelica

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1I didn't want to go to college because I knew exactly what I wanted to do. Later, when I asked my parents what they thought of this little skinny girl wanting to be an actress, they said they were so relieved that I wanted to do something.

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