was a popular singer, actor and broadcaster during the 1940s and 50s and
appeared in seven films during that timeframe. He also sang in several
of the films. Most notably, though, Bob played opposite Mitzi Gaynor in the 1953 Hollywood musical, 'The I don't
care girl', in which he features as a singer who has a romantic liaison with
During the period 1944-1947 Bob enjoyed a
warm friendship with Miriam LaVelle, and you can read his personal
account on the 'Memories'
page. Bob has very kindly provided copies of photos that Ms LaVelle gave
him during their time together, and which are inscribed with
affectionate messages. Do note Ms LaVelle's stylish signature.