Saturday, November 17, 2018

Tracking with Closeups: Peg Entwistle

c.1932 (collection of Bruce Torrence)
Peg Entwistle is mostly remembered for having committed suicide 2 days after the release of her only film, Thirteen Women (1932), by leaping from the 50 foot Capital "H" of the Hollywood sign.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Out on the Town: Dorothy Lamour

with husband Herbie Kay at an event in Los Angeles, 1940
dining with Lt. Elliot Van Devanter Jr. at a party for war heroes hosted by movie actresses during WWII
with Betty Hutton at the Brown Derby

Thursday, November 15, 2018