Given name: Myrthas Helen Hickman
Born: 1 January 1928, Los Angeles, California
Died: 17 March 1998, Edmonds, Washington (cancer)
Helen’s father, Myrthus Hickman, used the stage name of Gordon Wescott. He was a popular actor who died in a polo accident in 1935. Helen began her movie career in 1934 and appeared in many movies. Her career moved to television productions and she worked steadily as an actress through the late 1970s.
– By Alan H. Simon for Mar-Ken.org
From the September 28, 1942 Mar-Ken Journal:
NEW FACES IN THE 11TH GRADE: Among the new faces in the Junior Class is Helen Westcott.