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Nila Mack  Radio Writer, Director, Executive

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Career Includes

Director, Writer, The Adventures of Helen and Mary (1929–34); Director of Children’s Programs, CBS (1930–53); Creator, Director, Writer, Let’s Pretend (1934–53), Sunday Mornings at Aunt Susan’s (mid 1930s), Funny Things (1937), March of Games (1939), Mrs. Miniver (1943–44), Let Freedom Ring (1947–49); Actor: Broadway , Fair and Warmer (1915), A Doll’s House (1918), Hedda Gabler (1918), Where’s Your Wife? (1919), It Happens to Everybody (1919), Eva the Fifth (1928); Radio, Radio Guild of the Air/Columbia Workshop (1929–40)
 

Education

Ferry Hall, Lake Forest, Illinois
 

Born

October 24, 1891
Arkansas City, Kansas

 

Died

January 20, 1953
New York, New York

 

 

 

 

 


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