Monday, January 18, 2010

CLASSIC CLIPS: Charita Bauer

Charita Bauer came in at #22 on the 50 Greatest Soap Actresses of All Time list. Here are some classic clips of Bauer including her work on GUIDING LIGHT.

1952: Bert complains to Papa that Bill always things she is wrong and Meta is right.
1953: Bert grouses to Papa Bauer about the effects of Kathy and Meta's actions on the family.

1963: Bert, Papa and Meta wait for news from Bruce about Julie's condition.
1966: Bill tells Bert they have a marriage certificate but not a home.

1979: Bert tries to stop Roger from following Holly.
1980: Bert, Rita, and Steve open their booth at the carnival.

1984: Bert, waiting for her prosthetic leg, doesn't want Ed and Mike to hover over her.
1984: Phillip and Bert have a talk while she is in the hospital.

1987: Ed Bryce introduces a tribute to Charita Bauer during GL's 50th anniversary week (Kassie DePaiva's "Don't Stop Dreaming" is played)
1992: Ruby Dee introduces a tribute to Charita Bauer during GL's 40th TV anniversary special.


  1. I love these clips of Charita Bauer, Roger. God Rest Her Soul; I Still Miss Her Performances. Thanks A Million! :)

  2. Me too! I wish I could watch the entire '50s and '60s run of GL on DVD. It's too bad most of this seems to be gone.