Alice "Ma" Otter is a character from Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas. Her son is Emmet Otter, she was married to Pa Otter who passed. She has a very fine singing voice and can play the piano. She entered the Waterville Talent Contest with a song but did not win. Emmet and his friends along with Alice were offered a job at the local Inn where they sing for the customers.