Jean Arthur. She taught drama to a young Meryl Streep at Vassar, and as a starlet painted giant Easter eggs.

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  1. George Kaplan
    April 18, 2014

    Jean Arthur! Now your talking! Who’d believe she’d done *that*?! Ah, Golden Age Hollywood thou wert Bonkers!

  2. April 18, 2014

    No wonder Meryl is so understated!

    • April 19, 2014

      I need to read more about Jean Arthur, she seems fascinating.

  3. April 19, 2014

    Is this for realsies? With you I can never tell!

    • April 19, 2014

      Definitely for realsies! I don’t know if Vassar had gone co-ed by then…but it definitely is now.

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