"as if Mrs. Donna Reed from television suddenly showed up"

Donna Reed was an American film and television actress.  She won the 1953 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Lorene, a prostitute, in From Here to Eternity.

Ten years later Reed won the Golden Globe Award for Best Female TV Star for her performance as Donna Stone, an American middle class wife and mother, in The Donna Reed Show.