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{New Article} The King and I

This new article was syndicated in The America Weekly, which was a Parade-magazine-like insert in newspapers. I actually was very surprised to find this printed in 1957. Clark had a...

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{New Article} 1936: Gable Returns

When coming upon this article and seeing it’s line under the title: “Clark Escaped the Senoritas of the Argentine Only to Be Captured by a Broadcasting Station”–you would expect an...

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{New Article} 1935: The Only Girl on a Gable Location

This piece from 1935 was written by a reporter sent to the Catalina Island set of Mutiny on the Bounty. Oh, to be the lone female reporter hunting down the...

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{New Article} 1937: Gable and Taylor Rivals?

This 1937 is purely MGM propaganda–“We have two hot male leads! Look at how great they both are!” A bunch of hogwash to think that because they were both leading...

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{New Article} A Date with Clark Gable

It’s Valentines Day, so let’s all go on a date with Clark Gable, shall we? Ok, first of all, this really isn’t “a date,” more like just meeting a journalist...

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{New Article} 1936: Gable’s Bachelor Dates

New today is an article about the freshly single Mr. Gable. Having separated from his wife Ria, Hollywood’s shiniest star was now available and on the prowl! Or is he…...

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{New Article} 1945: Gable!

This one is a little piece written on the set of Adventure—a period of time when Clark Gable wasn’t offering too many interviews. The article starts out promising, as it...

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{New Article} 1935: I’m No Ladies Man, Says Clark Gable

Next up–Clark Gable declares he is no ladies man! (Yeah right)   “Most boys learn about women from their mothers,” he says. “They unconsciously form their image of the girl...

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{New Article} 1935: This Belongs to You! This Belongs to Me!

Let’s begin our birthday month article-palooza with this one from 1935. The focus here is that Clark wants a personal life and a professional life and he wants them separate!...

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Remembering Carole Lombard

Carole Lombard Gable died 73 years ago today, at the young age of 33. Her sudden death in a plane crash shocked the nation, stunned Hollywood and devastated her husband....