Quigley, Rita Allene

Rita is a teenage actress who continued making movies as an adult.

Juanita Quigley is her younger sister.

From the January 24, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•WHO’S WHO: Rita Quigley – – Her favorite color is blue. Her favorite sport is riding. Hobby is men all sizes and shapes!!  Fill out application by desk. She wants to be another Helen Hayes. (Hey Rita, give a puff on that before you throw it away). Favorite food is Ice Cream.
•SNOOPER: Come next week and many a tear will be shed for those seniors leaving us. Lots of luck to you, Luba, Emmy Lou, Rita, Jewell, and Charles. It’s been swell knowing you….

From the September 27, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
THE WORKING CLASS: Rita Quigley – Janice Chambers – at 20th Century.

From the October 11, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
“FASHION: Bright Colors Predominate.” Students, have you seen Rita Quigley in her new “Joe College” hat and tie?

From the November 8, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•SNOOPER: Rita Quigley had lots of fun modeling at Sak’s. Have her tell you about it.
•TYPICAL QUIPS: Rita Quigley – – “Why yeth, yeth, yeth, yeth, girl” (little silly for a senior).

From the November 20, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
THANKSGIVING PLANS: Rita Quigley – – Might go up to San Francisco.

From the Mar-Ken 1941 Yearbook:
Rita Quigley. For an all-around good sport we nominate, Rita. This Miss not only has dramatic ability but is also accomplished in the field of art. Acting is her chosen profession.
Links to other resources about Rita Quigley:
Internet Movie Database listing.