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    Marian Marsh Guest List Including Howard Hughes, Boris Karloff, and Josef von Sternberg. Marian Marsh, Golden Age Hollywood star, knew who to invite to a party! Here's her handwritten-in-pencil guest list, circa 1935, and the names include Howard Hughes (with whom she was romantically linked in the early 1930s), Boris Karloff (her leading man in The Black Room), Peter Lorre (her leading man in Crime and Punishment), Josef von Sternberg (her director in Crime and Punishment), Louis B. Mayer, Carl Laemmle Sr., Carl Laemmle Jr., Frank and Ralph Morgan, Elizabeth Allan, Virginia Bruce, Louella Parsons, Nigel Bruce, Merian C. Cooper and many others, including Cary Grant. There are phone numbers for most of the invited folk. Also included are Marian's tax returns for the years 1932, 1933, and 1937, with her specific deductions noted for 1933. How much (or how little) did a noted (if not prominent) movie star earn in those days? You might be surprised. Papers have age wear, and are in overall Fair to Good condition. From the Marian Marsh Archive.. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    October, 2007
    6th-7th Saturday-Sunday
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