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Joan Barry in court
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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Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph was edited for publication purposes.; Photograph also used for articles dated June 30, 1953 and February 8, 1955.
Not long after Barry filed the first paternity suit against Chaplin, federal prosecutors brought Mann Act charges against Charlie Chaplin in relation to Barry; he was acquitted.
First photograph caption dated March 23, 1944 reads, "Joan Barry, the government's star witness against comedian Charlie Chaplin at his trial on charges of ..."; Second photograph caption dated April 3, 1944 reads, "Anxiously awaiting the outcome of the trial is the central figure of the case, red-haired Joan Barry, the comedian's former prote´ge´."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 10146
Barry, Joan
Barry, Joan--Trials, litigation, etc
Chaplin, Charlie,--1889-1977--Trials, litigation, etc
United States.--Mann Act of 1910--Cases
Trials--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Courtrooms--California--Los Angeles
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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