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And wife talks to hers
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated October 20, 1955 reads "Mrs. Pati Derek, wife of actor John Derek, is shown with her attorney, Bentley Ryan, when she appeared at San Fernando Superior Court. In addition to $1,450 a month support payment, Mrs. Derek was granted custody of sons Russell, 5, and Sean, 2."; See images #00144182 through #00144183 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Behrs, Pati,--1922-2004
Derek, John,--1926-1998--Divorce
Behrs, Pati,--1922-2004--Divorce
California.--Superior Court (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--San Fernando
Lawyers--California--San Fernando
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Alimony--California--San Fernando
Divorce--California--San Fernando
Courthouses--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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