Remembering Bridget Hanley and Camp Fire Girls | Letter to the Editor
Last updated 12/27/2021 at 12:18pm
I am writing to express my thanks to the Edmonds Beacon for Brian Soergel's article about Bridget Hanley's passing ("Bridget Hanley dies; family donated Log Cabin to the city," Dec. 22).
Ms. Hanley Swackhamer was very generous with her time and talent, and in 1969 when Camp Fire Girls held a celebration at Seattle Center's Coliseum for its 50th year in Seattle and western Washington, Bridget performed with her co-star Bobby Sherman as Event Highliners.
I think I was 13 at the time. Bridget Hanley was so poised and talented in her own right, though Bobby Sherman was a sort of "teen idol." I...