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Watchdog knows, can't say
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated January 5, 1957 reads, "Officer Fred Warner takes 'Duke,' boxer watchdog belonging to actress Marie McDonald, in tow. 'Duke' was by front door of McDonald residence when she vanished early today. House was also guarded by an electric gate. Actress's mother and her former husband, Harry Karl, wealthy shoe manufacturer, received anonymous phone calls from possible kidnaper [sic]."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
McDonald, Marie,--1923-1965--Kidnapping, 1957
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Police--California--San Fernando Valley
Criminal investigation--California--San Fernando Valley
Boxer (Dog breed)--California--San Fernando Valley
Dogs--California--San Fernando Valley
Watchdogs--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Night photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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