For Principal McGee's strict ways, there was always Blanche's comedic relief. This pair hilariously manned the office at Rydell High. Dody Goodman, Blanche, is best known as Martha Shumway on 'Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman' and for her voicework on 'The Chipmunks.' Goodman passed away in 2008. Eve Arden, Principal McGee, passed away in 1990 and is best known as Miss Brooks in 'Our Miss Brooks.'