Polly Parrish, a clerk at Merlin's Department Store, is mistakenly presumed to be the mother of a foundling. Outraged at Polly's unmotherly conduct, David Merlin becomes determined to keep the single woman and "her" baby together. Written by
Diana Hamilton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
"And a little child shall lead them"--into the most delightfully surprising complications you've seen on the screen!
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Did You Know?
"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on February 1, 1942 with Charles Coburn
reprising his film role. See more
When David Niven and Ginger Rogers leave the New Years Eve party, the amount of confetti on David Niven's jacket changes dramatically from when he talks to the lady by the door and when he exits the building. See more
Is there something I can do?
[holding the baby
You've done it.
The cast of characters includes a wind-up toy: Donald Duck as himself. Ginger Rogers' character was in charge of a display table full of the Donald Duck toys. See more
Version of Little Mother
Music by Effie I. Canning
Variations often in the score See more