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  1. Rich with our historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Newberry Observer

    ... not making any money. It closed in 1948. "The house was temporally opened up in 1952 to play 'The Outlaw' with Jane Russell because other theaters refused to play it. The film was considered risque at the time," Clary said. After the Opera House was ...

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  2. Rich with our historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Newberry Observer

    ... not making any money. It closed in 1948. "The house was temporally opened up in 1952 to play 'The Outlaw' with Jane Russell because other theaters refused to play it. The film was considered risque at the time," Clary said. After the Opera House was ...

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  3. Marilyn Monroe film leads to 60 years of marriage for Columbia coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... and I brought her out to eat that night and 60 years later we're still together." Not even Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell could distract Olsen from his future wife, Betty. On December 18th, the couple celebrates their 60th wedding anniversary. "We ...

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  4. Obituary: Marie Shaw Wolpert 'blew a fuse' in Hollywood, made Humphrey laughRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Star Tribune

    ... contract starting at $300 a week. Soon she was choreographing dance scenes and landed a part in a Bob Hope-Jane Russell movie, "Son of Paleface." Journalist Will Jones, in his "After Last Night'' column for the Minneapolis Tribune, wrote: "Marie ...

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  5. Op-ed: Why I Started a Transgender Support LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Advocate

    ... in the third grade. I was watching Gentlemen Prefer Blondes with my sister. Afterward I practiced walking like Jane Russell in our living room. I don't remember who walked in on me doing that, but I do remember that they were very angry with me. I ...

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  6. Reel meets real at Nevada State Museum screening SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Reel life meets real life Saturday when "The Las Vegas Story" - and the Howard Hughes story - share the spotlight at the Nevada State Museum. Produced by Hughes' RKO Pictures, 1952's "The Las Vegas Story" stars Victor Mature, Vincent Price - and Hughes protegee Jane Russell, who made her big-screen debut in the 1946 "The Outlaw," which Hughes directed .

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  7. DiMaggio's Marilyn Monroe letters tell tale of unrequited loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... There are other letters in the collection up for bid, as well, including ones from Clark Gable, Cary Grant and Jane Russell. The auction owner said he believes the pieces could bring in $1 million or more. He pointed out that a watercolor painted by ...

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  8. The Margin: DiMaggio's Marilyn Monroe letters tell tale of unrequited loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... There are other letters in the collection up for bid, as well, including ones from Clark Gable, Cary Grant and Jane Russell. The auction owner said he believes the pieces could bring in $1 million or more. He pointed out that a watercolor painted by ...

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  9. Marilyn Monroe's lingerie, love letters to be put up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | UPI

    ... The letters were not only from her lovers. Some were from her friends including Clark Gable , Cary Grant and Jane Russell . In a 10-page letter, her Gentlemen Prefer Blondes co-star Russell implored Monroe to try to repair her marriage to DiMaggio. ...

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  10. Marilyn Monroe love letters going up for auction, give rare look at romance with Joe DiMaggioRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... from her The Misfits co-star Clark Gable, Money Business ' Cary Grant and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes co-star Jane Russell. There are also correspondents from her second husband, Yankees legend Joe DiMaggio, and her third husband, writer Arthur Miller. ...

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  11. Movies spotlight: 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Once upon a time a long time ago, Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe were the kind of women American moviegoers liked looking at, and laughing at. In 1953's "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" they star as a pair of knockout showgirls on a transatlantic cruise, trying to decide who makes better romance material, a nice, wealthy elderly man or a va-va-voom hunk from the U.S. Olympic team.

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  12. A 'Lasciviously LA' Lunch With Crime Novelist James EllroyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | WGBH

    ... murder, I said they were a great-looking - my mother and dad - cheap couple, rather like Robert Mitchum and Jane Russell in Macao . So where else are they gonna go? LA. They were both too good-looking to live - they had to have me. So I survived to ...

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  13. The 10 Best Houston InventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... open to him bu his father's innovation. While making the film The Outlaw he noticed two things about Jane Russell that you probably enjoyed very much in the picture above. Intent on displaying his star's breasts in the best possible light, Hughes ...

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  14. Taking a step a into Madonna's a material worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... 'Material Girl', which was inspired by Hollywood film 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes' starring Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell. The dress, complete with white fur stole and costume jewellery, is estimated to be worth up to $30,000 (a 22,000). Madonna is ...

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  15. Christie's announces exhibition of highlights from the Collection of David Gainsborough RobertsRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Art Daily

    ... 20th Century Fox film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, it was designed by William Travilla and was worn by Monroe and Jane Russell for the opening number 'Two Little Girls from Little Rock.' T. E. Lawrence (1888-1935), was a British Army officer renowned ...

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  16. Revisiting Gentlemen Prefer Blondes: I was there for loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    ... meaning through the harmonious interplay of all aspects of filmmaking. The presentation of Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell in front of single-tone backdrops is one example of this. Against the bold color, they seem, literally, like jewels, and this ...

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  17. Nouri says he won't resign, White House can't do smart politicsRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Common Ills

    ... al-Dabbagh, Zuhair al-Nahar. What happened to Ali al-Dabbagh? Oh, yeah. Dropping back to November 30, 2012 : As Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe explained in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes , "When love goes wrong, nothing goes right." It appears the lesson ...

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  18. The Nutty Professor, Red River, Rollerball among new home entertainment titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Creative Loafing

    The heavy reliance on flashbacks sometimes undermines the more compelling present-day narrative - a wartime interlude featuring "Guest Star" Jane Russell as herself seems especially superfluous - but typically solid work from two perpetually underappreciated actors, Ford and Taylor, keep the proceedings grounded.

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  19. Kate's Bum and the Demise of the SlipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... introduce underwire bras to the masses by securing a specially made one for his legendarily endowed starlet Jane Russell for the film The Outlaw . As proof of the scope of Spanx's market, its runaway success turned its inventor, Sara Blakely, into ...

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  20. Kate's Bum and the Demise of the Slip By Keli GoffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... introduce underwire bras to the masses by securing a specially made one for his legendarily endowed starlet Jane Russell for the film The Outlaw . As proof of the scope of Spanx's market, its runaway success turned its inventor, Sara Blakely, into ...

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