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Title
Marie Gray, stage dancer, recovers from fall from a hotel window, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
September 14, 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
View of Marie Gray in hospital gown, bandage on head, lying and strapped into hospital bed at General Hospital. Marie Gray, stage dancer, was cited to appear before Superior Judge Bullock in Psychopathic Court in the event of her recovery. She reportedly checked into a hotel, was assigned to a room on the second floor and five minutes later was seen to fall from a front window. She was treated for a broken left leg, a deep cut on the head and possible internal injuries.
This photograph appears with the article, "Dancer in Plunge Cited for Inquiry on Sanity." Los Angeles Times 17 Sept. 1935
Handwritten on negative: Marie Gray
Text from newspaper caption: Marie Gray
Text from negative sleeve: 2141, Marie Gray, stage dancer, attempted suicide, 9/14/35, [stamped:] Sep 18 1935
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_8554
ark:/21198/zz002dgft1
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Disaster
Wounds & injuries--California--Los Angeles
Dancers--California--Los Angeles
People
Arts
Gray, Marie
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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