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The Daily MirrorA Mass celebrated by then-Rt. Rev. Msgr. Fulton J. Sheen at the Coliseum marks the centennial of the Catholic Church in Los Angeles. Oct. 14, 1940: Hollywood After Dark: Franchot Tone unsuccessfully attempting to rescue Peggy Moran's hat as they......
The Daily MirrorLos Angeles Times file photo [Update: May 1, 1958 -- Expressions of principals testify to strain of hearing as Mrs. Jean Wallace Wilde, near tears, leaves court with actor husband Cornel Wilde after ex-husband Franchot Tone, on right, won permission......
The Daily MirrorMay 16, 1941: Richard Macaulay, a screenwriter on “The Roaring Twenties” and “They Drive by Night,” fills in for Lee Shippey, who is still recovering from surgery. Tip Jimmy Stewart that his ol' pal, Franchot Tone, is getting...
Show TrackerClick here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 18 - 14 in PDF format This week's TV Movies PLEDGED: Phoebe Strole, left, Amanda Schull and Lucy Hale star in the 2009 TV comedy 'Sorority Wars,' about a......
The Daily MirrorFeb. 28, 1938: Hedda Hopper writes, "I chatted, for the first time, with Franchot Tone. A fine, intelligent actor. His crooked smile always annoyed me, and suddenly I knew it was to cover up an inferiority complex. I'd like to see him do Adolphe Menjou...
The Daily MirrorApril 19, 1941: “Franchot Tone beaued Olivia de Havilland to the Mocambo the other night, took her home at 11 -- and returned with another girl,” Jimmie Fidler says....
Los Angeles Times Staff WriterONE of the most surprising albums to emerge this year from the nooks and crannies of the Los Angeles music scene is largely the work of two guys you'd be surprised work together at all. "Dos," the debut from the Culver City Dub Collective, grew from a...
Clark Gable:The Signature Collection (Warner Home Video, $60 for the set; $15-$20 each) Dancing LadyClark Gable was the "King of Hollywood" in the 1930s and 1940s. One of the screen's most enduring icons, he oozed sex appeal and charm, and he sported the...
Special to The TimesWhen the film industry set up camp in Los Angeles in 1909, migrating actors from the East looked around for nightlife action in Hollywood and found a scene that was largely a big snooze. Downtown, the city's social hub, teemed with burlesque halls, and...
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Times Staff WriterJane Wyatt, a three-time Emmy Award-winner for her portrayal of the patient, understanding housewife and mother on the classic 1950s family situation comedy "Father Knows Best," has died. She was 96. Wyatt, whose acting career spanned stage, screen and...
Tags: Literature, Obituaries, Death, Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart
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