THE LIFE OF VERGIE WINTERS was not a happy life but it seemed to be just right for audiences who liked this sort of STELLA DALLAS and BACK STREET story. Unrequited love is always a good soap opera, and the addition of a love child here makes this a highly effective tearjerker. Harding is
an attractive young woman in love with a man on the rise, Boles. The only drawback is that Boles is married to the nasty Vinson, whom he has wed out of convenience rather than love. She's the "right woman" for a young guy on the go, but his heart belongs to Harding and they conceive a daughter
without benefit of clergy. It's all kept on the hush-hush and Boles continues promising h...