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Title
Mary Miles Minter in theft dispute
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1934
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated April 3, 1934 reads, "A battle of style is on today between two former Hollywood film actresses. Hilda Desey, dress shop proprietor, charges that Mary Miles Minter entered her shop at and took a $55 tweed dress by force. Miss Minter counters with the statement that she financed Miss Desey's dress shop and that in taking the dress she was merely getting something in which she had a considerable interest. The two women will seek to settle the fashionable question next Friday at a hearing before Deputy City Attorney Bert McDonald."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00105701
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1016
CARL0005283371
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/31355
Subject
Minter, Mary Miles,--1902-1984
Minter, Mary Miles,--1902-1984--Trials, litigation, etc
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Women--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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