Life in Pictures

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Pres of John Robert Powers School LA

Pres of John Robert Powers School LA

These three women, Maurine in the center, ran the John Robert Powers Schools of Self-Improvement in Hollywood and Los Angeles during the 1970s.

Maurine

Maurine

One of Maurine's first acting head shots, photographed at twenty-years-old

On Set!

On Set!

Here, Maurine is on the set of the TV show McHale's Navy with star Tim Conway.

A 25-Year-Old Maurine

A 25-Year-Old Maurine

This was part of a Photo Play Magazine article

Gone Country in the 80s

Gone Country in the 80s

Maurine, opposite the other lead singer in her country band

Lobby Photo for the Theater

Lobby Photo for the Theater

This picture was one of the photos placed in the theater lobby when Maurine performed in stage plays, as was the photo to the left.

The "Elegant" Look

The "Elegant" Look

When this photo was taken, the trend was elegant and lady-like.

The Felony Squad

The Felony Squad

This is a picture of Maurine that was taken for the TV show The Felony Squad, of which she was a star.

A Penny for Your Funny Bone

A Penny for Your Funny Bone

Maurine recorded the voice-overs of all the female voices on this comedy album, and the second album was called "That Family is Back."

Maverick

Maverick

Maurine, on the set of the TV Show Maverick, in an episode titled "The Art Lovers."

This head shot was taken in Rudy Vallee's garden.

Filmed on John Wayne's Boat

Filmed on John Wayne's Boat

Dennis Cole opposite Maurine in this shot for the TV show The Felony Squad. And yes, these pictures were all taken on John Wayne's boat.

Another Felony Squad Moment

Another Felony Squad Moment

(Yes, still on John Wayne's boat and next to Dennis Cole)

The Brief Blond Phase

The Brief Blond Phase

Maurine, The Animal Lover

Maurine, The Animal Lover

"What Should I Wear?"

"What Should I Wear?"

One of Maurine's favorite photos.

Born a Teacher

Born a Teacher

Maurine, advising students at one of the two John Robert Powers Schools of Self-Improvement she owned in Hollywood and Los Angeles.

Maurine from ages 27-33

Maurine from ages 27-33

Taking Charge

Taking Charge

This picture truly emphasizes Maurine's get-it-done and do-it-well perspective.

Some of Maurine's credits

This photo, as well as the one to the left, was taken for a Mr. Clean commercial.

Filmed at Bela Lugosi's (Dracula's) old home in Whitney Heights above the Hollywood Bowl.

Here, Maurine poses with the models from one of the many fashion shows she presented for John Robert Powers.

Taken in the backyard of Maurine's agent's home.

Maurine in the Castle

Maurine in the Castle

This is a picture of Maurine meeting Archbishop Makarios (Head of the Greek Orthodox church) in Greece.

On the Set of The Rifleman

On the Set of The Rifleman

Maurine guest starred on the TV show The Rifleman alongside co-guest stars Ed Ames and Carol Leigh.

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