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Buff Cobb dies; actress, theatrical producer was once married to Mike Wallace
Buff Cobb dies; actress, theatrical producer was once married to Mike Wallace

Buff Cobb, who hosted the pioneering television talk show "Mike and Buff" in the early 1950s with Mike Wallace, who was then her husband, died July 12, her family announced. She was believed to be 83.Cobb, a former actress and theatrical producer, died at a nursing home in Lebanon, N.H.She was appearing with Tallulah Bankhead in a touring production of "Private Lives" when Wallace, then a relatively young newsman, interviewed her in 1949."She was an actress and a bit of a glamorous figure to me," Wallace later said.They soon married and launched the "Mike and Buff" show on CBS. They also roamed New York City to co-host "All Around Town," an interview program that aired in 1951 and...

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