, Fred Clark
, Eddie Foy Jr., Jean Stapleton
, Frank Gorshin
, Valerie Allen, Steve Peck, Judy Holliday
, Ruth Storey, Dort Clark
, Ralph Roberts
, Bernard West, Gerry Mulligan
Ella Peterson is a Brooklyn telephone answering service operator who tries to improve the lives of her clients by passing along bits of information she hears from other clients. She falls in love with one of her clients, the playwright Jeffrey Moss, and is determined to meet him. The trouble is, on the phone to him, she always pretends to be an old woman whom he calls "Mom."