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Title
Dorothy Dunbar Wells signing documents, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
January 29, 1936
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.
Photograph appears with the article, "Oil Venture Bilking Told," Los Angeles Times, 24 Jan 1936: A2.
Dorothy Dunbar Wells looks directly into the camera through the veil on her hat as she signs a document.
Dorothy Dunbar was an actress. Married seven times, in her later years she went by Dorothy Wells Lawson.
Former wife of boxer Max Baer is taking Jerry Miley to court with the help of district attorney L'Esperance on charges of grand theft.
Text from newspaper caption: Dorothy Dunbar Wells, Max Baer's former wife, who told District Attorney's investigators yesterday she had been bilked out of $3000.
Text from negative sleeve: 3349 - Dorothy Dunbar Wells David L'Esperance Dep. DA Max Baer x wife (actor) 1-23-36 [stamped:] Jan 29 1936
Handwritten on negative: 1/23/36 Dorothy Dunbar Wells
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_12342
ark:/21198/zz002h8cjg
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Law & legal affairs--California--Los Angeles
Crimes--California--Los Angeles
Dunbar, Dorothy 1902-1992
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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