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Mary Miles Minter in theft dispute
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Smith, Albert
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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A hearing took place wherein Hilda Desey, a dress shop proprietor, charged that Mary Miles Minter entered her shop at 2980 Wilshire Blvd. and took a $55 tweed dress by force. Miss Minter countered saying that she financed Miss Desey's dress shop and that in taking the dress she was merely getting something in which she had a considerable interest. Deputy District Attorneys refused to issue a complaint for either petty theft of malicious mischief; it was decided that there was no evidence of any malicious intent on the part of Minter. Photograph dated April 10, 1934.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1016
Minter, Mary Miles,--1902-1984
Minter, Mary Miles,--1902-1984--Trials, litigation, etc
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Women--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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