Born in Tacoma, Washington
On April 8, 1926
Shirley Mills had the starring role in Child Bride, a campy movie about life in the Ozarks. She appeared in some 17 other movies between 1938 and 1951, appearing with many of the classic child stars. Her credits include The Underpup with Gloria Jean, Virginia Weidler, and Ann Gillis, The Grapes of Wrath with Darryl Hickman, Five Little Peppers in Trouble with Tommy "Butch" Bond, Edith Fellows, and Ronald Sinclair, and Young People with Shirley Temple.
The photo on the Left is of Shirley Mills in The Underpup, and the photo on the Right is of her in The Grapes of Wrath.