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Virginia Rappe died at a party at San Francisco's St. Francis Hotel. Rappe arrived at the same hotel where Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle had gone to celebrate the signing of a 3-year contract with Paramount Pictures for an unheard of $1 million per year. Arbuckle was accused of murdering her.
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00022085 Herald Examiner Collection HE box 2014-Rappe, Virginia. CARL0000027090 http://126.96.36.199/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/9283
Rappe, Virginia,--1896-1921 Motion picture actors and actresses Crime--California--San Francisco Herald-Examiner Collection photographs Arbuckle, Roscoe,1887-1933