Iola Morton is a dark haired, pretty girl who attends Bayport High. She is the sister of Chet Morton and Joe Hardy's girlfriend. Iola is described as being as slim as her brother is chubby, but has the same kind of tilted nose and twinkling eyes.
She is the daughter of Mr. Morton (Original) & Mrs. Morton (Original), as well as the sister of Chet Morton (Original), and the Great-Grandfather of Ezekiel Morton, who was an honorary chief of the Pashunk tribe of North American Indians, known as Chief Wallapatookunk (Eat-a-Whole-Moose). She is also great friends with classmate Callie Shaw (Original)
Iola Morton has appeared in live action twice- first on The Mickey Mouse Club, as portrayed by Carole Ann Campbell in both of The Hardy Boys serials: The Mystery of the Applegate Treasure and The Mystery of the Ghost Farm. She also appeared briefly in the 1967 pilot, The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Chinese Junk, as portrayed by Cindy Ferrare.
- ↑ The Hardy Boys #1 The Tower Treasure (1959) p25
- ↑ The Hardy Boys #30 The Wailing Siren Mystery (1968) p30
- ↑ The Hardy Boys #32 The Crisscross Shadow (revised text) (1969), pages 43-44
- ↑ The Hardy Boys #1 The Tower Treasure (1959) p34