Catching up with ‘Wally’ of Leave It to Beaver

(BY AUDREY T. HINGLEY)

Forever famous as “Wally,” Beaver’s likable elder brother on TV’s Leave It to Beaver, Tony Dow admits he never watched the hit series during its 1957-63 run. “The producers, who were the writers, asked us not to watch it. They didn’t want us to get a big head,” Dow explains. facts-header