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Rita Carewe divorces Edwin Carewe, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
January 7, 1936
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Carewe is granted a divorce from actor Leroy Franklin Mason, who she claimed to be violent, aggressive and an alcoholic.
Photograph appears with the article, "Rita Carewe Wins Decree," Los Angeles Times, 04 Jan 1936: 3.
Handwritten on negative: Rita Carewe Mason
Text from newspaper caption: Rita Carewe Mason, daughter of Edwin Carewe, pioneer film producer, who was granted a divorce yesterday from Leroy Franklin Mason, actor.
Text from negative sleeve: 4387 - Rita Carewe Mason - actress [stamped:] Jan 7 1936
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Divorced women
Actresses--American--California--Los Angeles
Carewe, Rita, 1909-1955
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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