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Mickey Rooney, Lana Turner, Artie Shaw trade stories
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Artie Shaw and Lana Turner were married on February 13, 1940, in a last second ceremony in Las Vegas, Nevada. Turner was only 19 years old. The marriage shocked and surprised many and was highly publicized. Their marriage was turbulent and abusive and lasted just shy of seven months.
Photograph caption dated June 13, 1940 reads "Try to figure it out! Is Artie Shaw telling Mickey Rooney a story or is it vice-versa? Artie and his bride Lana Turner dropped in at the Victor Hugo the other evening when Mickey sat down for a chat."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 6886
Turner, Lana,--1921-1995
Shaw, Artie,--1910-2004
Rooney, Mickey
Victor Hugo Restaurant (Beverly Hills, Calif.)
Restaurants--California--Beverly Hills
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Band musicians--United States
Clarinetists--United States
Composers--United States
Arrangers (Musicians)--United States
Parties--California--Beverly Hills
Couples--California--Beverly Hills
Eating & drinking--California--Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills (Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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