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Dorothy de Borba Obituary

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

OBITUARY

Dorothy de Borba dies at 85; child actress in ‘Our Gang’ comedies

 

 Dorothy de Borba, left, in a scene with Matthew “Stymie” Beard, Bobby “Wheezer” Hutchins and Shirley Jean “Measure” Rickert in “Our Gang.” (Associated Press / June 5, 2010)

 

She played Dorothy on the popular program in the early 1930s, appearing in 24 episodes. She was known for her light-brown hair that was typically done up in ringlet curls topped with a big bow.

 

By Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times
June 5, 2010

 

Dorothy de Borba, a former child actress who played Dorothy in the “Our Gang” comedies in the early 1930s, has died. She was 85.

 

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