Over my lifetime I leaned many things from Elizabeth Taylor. I learned how to face life straight on and survive the hard times. I learned that it was a blessing to be different. I learned that kindness and honesty and being the real you brings unexpected rewards. I learned by…
Tag: Pantages Theater
Here’s the dealio – these Oscars are heavy. At first glance there’s no way she can be toting the statuette around with that delicate gloved grip of hers, especially with a cigarette between her fingers. Look closely: That’s John Wayne, the presenter of the Oscar standing behind her, immediately after…
Married just a couple of months before:
The moment – captured by LIFE magazine:
From inspection at the fabricators: To Oscar’s big night out:
Leo Carrillo an actor and comedian, is probably best known today for his efforts on behalf of the state of California. Malibu? Leo Carrillo State Park? Hearst Castle? You got it. Here he is on horseback:
Now, Peggy could sing… Why does Jimmy have the microphone?
Sleigh bells ring…
Marching down Hollywood Blvd.
Mayor and Mrs. Bowron progress past the Frolic Room and the Pantages Theater – still there!