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Saturday, March 18, 2017

IMAGES OF OUR PAST - CASSIE YATES - ST. PATRICK'S PARADE - 1966


This picture from the first St. Patrick's parade shows Cassie Yates was born in  Macon, Georgia, and grew up in Dublin.  Her most high-profile role was probably in Dynasty as Sarah Curtis. Cassie also appeared in the 1981 tv movie version of John Steinbeck's, "Of Mice and Men, as Curley's wife – opposite  Robert Blake as George, and Randy Quaid as Lennie. . She appeared in various television series, including McMillan & WifeRich Man, Poor Man Book IIThe Bionic WomanThe Streets of San FranciscoBarnaby Jones, Quincy, M.E.Vega$Simon & SimonMagnum, P.I.HotelCagney & LaceyThirtysomething and Murder, She Wrote.
In 1978, she starred as Laura Coe, a Los Angeles disc jockey, in the movie FM. She also played roles in two films directed by Sam PeckinpahConvoy (1978), and The Osterman Weekend (1983). Her other film credits include Rolling Thunder (1977), F.I.S.T. (1978), The Evil (1978), St. Helens (1981) and Unfaithfully Yours (1984).

Info from Wikipedia. 

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