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Here’s to Mr. C and Mrs. Cleaver

October 22, 2010 in The Daily Republic

Forget about the future after the November elections. Try to imagine the future without Howard Cunningham and June Cleaver.
Barbara Billingsley played June Cleaver in “Leave It to Beaver,” a lighthearted television sitcom that hit the air when I was in junior high and ran through my first year or two of college. Continue Reading

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‘America’s favorite mother is now gone,’ Barbara Billingsley dies at 94

October 16, 2010 in INFORUM

LOS ANGELES Even decades after the show ended, Barbara Billingsley expressed surprise at the lasting affection people had for “Leave it to Beaver” and her role as the warm, supportive mother of a pair of precocious boys. Continue Reading