Religion: The Nun Next Door

June Haver is a pretty blonde who, at 26, has succeeded in Hollywood. In her ten years on the lot, she has danced and smiled her way up from a $75-a-week job to a $3,500-a-week contract with 20th Century-Fox (for such pictures as Scudda Hoo! Scudda Hay! and Oh, You Beautiful Doll). In spite of cinema's glamour treatment, she is also an unassuming and likable woman—as one agent put it, "one of the few actresses in town an agent would say nice things about."

Although raised in a Protestant family, June became a Roman Catholic at 18, and she took her new...

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