WAR BONDS RALLEY - Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland & Lucille Ball - 1940s.

Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland & Lucille Ball Wow what a trio of terrific talent! Love all three of them and goodbye Mickey Rooney.

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz - TV's pioneering couple. As producer of "I Love Lucy" Desi Arnaz was responsible for transforming Lucy from former movie star/glamour girl to comic genius and the Queen of Television.

Lucille Ball (1911-1989) was an American actress, comedienne, model, film-studio executive, and producer. Began her career in 1929 as a model. She began moved on the stage and later appeared in minor roles in the 30s/40s. She met Cuban bandleader Desi Arnaz in 1940. In the 1950´s, they created the sitcom I Love Lucy. In 1962, Ball became the 1st woman to run a major television studio, Desilu Productions, which produced many popular tv series, including Mission: Impossible and Star Trek.

Younger people who remember Lucille Ball as "I Love Lucy" often don't know she was a stunning beauty as a young model and actress.


Young Lucille Ball in just 23 years young, whooping it up with some old Hollywood producers who have a new movie they'd like her to star in!

Lucy and Desi on their Wedding Day - 1940 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Lucy and Desi on their Wedding Day - 1940 by Lucy_Fan, via pet girl boy

Mickey Rooney presents Judy Garland with her special Oscar for   "Outstanding Juvenile Performance" in "The Wizard of Oz"

Judy Garland in 1940 receiving a kiss from Mickey Rooney after she received an Academy Juvenile Award for her work in 1939 in “The Wizard of Oz” and “Babes in Arms”.

Mickey and Judy. I enjoyed watching them together. :)

The Mickey Rooney & Judy Garland Collection (Babes in Arms, Strike Up the Band, Babes on Broadway, Girl Crazy)