Tag: Miss Betty Douglass

Miss Betty remembered

Barbara Olson appeared on Romper Room with Betty Douglass, who passed away last week.   She shared this photo of herself driving the milk truck on the show.  Miss Betty can be seen in the background. Barbara shared these memories: Miss Betty was my teacher when I was on Romper Room; I think it was 1966 […]

Romper Room

Romper Room was developed by Bert and Nancy Claster in Baltimore in 1953 and distributed nationally as a franchise.   Each broadcast market around the country had it’s own locally produced version of the show.  The program endured into the mid-90’s. Each local TV show shared several common elements.  Children were encouraged to be “Do-Bee’s” and […]