Synopsis by Elizabeth Smith
This program presents a warm look back at one of America's most respected and gifted performers. Find out about Judy's early career when she performed as a singer with her siblings as "The Gumm Sisters." Also includes information about the role that vaudeville played in her career and personal life. Friends describe how Judy and Andy Rooney brought so much viewing pleasure to the public when they starred together in a number of early movies. The narrator notes some of Judy's most highly regarded performances. It will always be hard to imagine the young character Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz without seeing Judy Garland's face.