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Diva/Mensch pair for Oct 26, 2022


Diva: Agnes Moorehead, *The Magnificent Ambersons*

Mensch: Teresa Wright, *Mrs Miniver*

These two ladies were nominated for Best Supporting Actress. Moorehead's performance was thrilling, unsettling, extravagant. Wright's was contained, touching, well-mannered. Surprise - - Wright was the winner.

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