Mary Elizabeth Hartman (1943 – 1987). American actress, best known for her performance in the 1965 film A Patch of Blue, playing a blind girl named Selina D'Arcy, opposite Sidney Poitier, a role for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress and the Golden Globe Award. The next year, she appeared in Francis Ford Coppola's You're a Big Boy Now (1966) as Barbara Darling, for which she was nominated for a second Golden Globe Award.
- "This slender, striking, red-haired, freckle-faced American leading lady, a Carnegie-Tech student in the 60s..." https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0366946/bio
- "... high-strung, red-haired actress of stage and screen who won quick fame in 1966 with an Academy Award nomination for her role in the film A Patch of Blue..." http://content.time.com/…/mag…/article/0,9171,964735,00.html
- "It starred the slender, red-headed beauty Elizabeth Hartman." http://www.nctc.net/hazard/conrad/michaeldunn/images/