Book Review: Mary Astor's Purple Diary
Toward the end of his adoring tribute to Mary Astor, the villainess star of The Maltese Falcon, the famous cartoonist Edward Sorel explains his half-century infatuation with Mary as just another odd couple. “Why did Frederik Chopin fall for a woman who ...
La boîte à bouquins de Forestier : le grand scandale sexuel de 1936
Mary Astor, la délicieuse actrice de «Madame et ses flirts» (de Preston Sturges), du «Chant du Missouri» (de Vincente Minnelli), et du «Faucon Maltais» (de John Huston), était une houri d'enfer! En 1936, à l'orée de la gloire, son journal intime arriva ...
Some names to consider for city's new elementary schools
º Mary Astor: Astor was an Academy Award-winning actress who many have no idea was from Quincy. She may be most famous for her role as Brigid O'Shaughnessy in "The Maltese Falcon" in 1941 with Humphrey Bogart, but Astor won her Oscar for "The ...
OUT AND ABOUT IN DELCO: Highest bidder, family get sneak peek at how the other half lives
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The Pauls hosted numerous events at Woodcrest, including the 1909 wedding of Mary Astor Paul to millionaire Charles A. Munn of Washington, D.C. In 1925, members of the Paul family sold the Mansion and 120 acres of the Woodcrest Estate to Dr. John T.