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Hollywood Hobbies

This cartoon appeared in Screenland magazine in 1933:   John Barrymore Just as sure as not You’ll find John on his yacht Developing seaworthy legs. And spending his time, Without...

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Merry Christmas, from Carole to Clark

  75 years ago, Clark Gable and Carole Lombard were celebrating their very first Christmas as a married couple. To commemorate the occasion, Carole gifted Clark with a silver cup:...

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Very Sincerely Yours, Franklin D. Roosevelt

After Pearl Harbor, Clark Gable and Carole Lombard were scared, like most Americans, and felt they should do something for their country. They wasted no time in sending President Roosevelt...

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Dearest Marilyn

Here is a letter that Clark Gable’s widow Kay Williams Gable wrote to Marilyn Monroe on April 11, 1961:   Dearest Marilyn, How about our little ‘carbon copy lover boy’–I...

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Clark Gable, Carole Lombard and One Wild Cat

Carole Lombard was known for her menagerie of animals. Her home in Bel-Air was affectionately referred to as “the Farm,” because of its diverse residents: a rooster, cats, dogs, doves...

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Photos: Farmer Gable and His Wife

Photos from the November 1939 edition of Silver Screen magazine: They really live on a ranch, but Carole and Clark call it “The Farm.” It has fourteen acres in Encino,...

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Photos: We Point With Pride

Silver Screen magazine “points with pride” to Clark, in April 1939:   In The Lists Of The “Ten Best,” Clark Gable Is Always Among Those Present. All the misguided promotion...

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Clark and Carole at the Races

It’s Kentucky Derby Day! Clark Gable loved horses his whole life and there were only brief periods of time in his life where he didn’t own at least one. He...

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Joan Fontaine 1917-2013

Legendary Joan Fontaine died December 15, 2013, in her sleep at her peaceful home in Carmel, California. Unlike the other two classic film deaths that preceded her by mere days,...

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Audrey Totter 1917-2013

In the midst of the holiday rush, we were all shocked and saddened by several classic Hollywood deaths separated by a mere number of days. One of which was Audrey...