Mother Moran...

( "Today's Children" Family Album)

Mother Moran in rocking chair

The widowed mother of Terry, Frances and Eileen---a typical American family of today. So big is her heart that its loving kindness has taken in all the others---the people she calls her "family of Today's Children." Her quiet old-fashioned philosophy has brought peace and understanding to all the members of her family in times of trouble, for hers is a philosophy as sound and as enduring as the eternal hills---love of family, love of home, and love of fellow man.
Mother Moran portrait

Curator's Note: The role of Mother Moran was played by Irna Phillips who also wrote the show and doubled as Kay Norton.

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