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There’s a lot of talk around The Salvation Army about kids this time of year. Our legendary Christmas programs include a number of ways for do gooders to care for kids whose families can’t afford Christmas. But did you know that there are several programs which provide Christmas cheer for senior citizens who have few people in their lives left to care for their needs this time of year?

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The “First Lady of the American theater” is in today’s vintage TV ad

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The star in today's vintage spot!

Her career spanned an awe-inspiring 70 years!

And she is one of only a dozen people to receive an Emmy, a Tony, a Grammy and and Oscar. Wow!

She’s also the mom of James MacArthur from TV’s Hawaii 5-0 and the film The Swiss Family Robinson (I had such a crush on him in that movie, but I digress).

This entertainment legend is one of more than a dozen notable people who lent their time and talent to film short television spots to promote The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle.

Can you guess who?

Go ahead and click on the white arrow in the video player below to find out.

Click on the names below to see more of the old-school TV public service announcements found recently by our MultiMedia Ministries staff:
:: Lorne Greene
:: Steve Allen
:: Roger Staubach
:: Greer Garson
:: Julius Erving
:: Bob Hope
:: Bill Cosby
:: Milton Berle
:: Michael Landon
:: Burl Ives


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