Lombard a ‘Shining Mark’ in Hollywood

Jan. 18, 1942, Comics
What do you know! Ernie Bushmiller could actually draw.

Jan. 18, 1942: Times artist Charles Owens draws a terrific map of the crash that killed Carole Lombard. Edwin Schallert reflects on Lombard’s life, adding her to the tragic deaths of Hollywood actresses: Jean Harlow, Mabel Normand and Olive Thomas.

Jimmie Fidler interviews Bob Hope.

Carole Lombard Map by Charles Owens

Jan. 18, 1942, Carole Lombar
Jan. 18, 1942, Carole Lombard

Jan. 18, 1942, Jimmie Fidler

Jan. 18, 1942, Jimmie Fidler

About lmharnisch

I am retired from the Los Angeles Times
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1 Response to Lombard a ‘Shining Mark’ in Hollywood

  1. vp19 says:

    A brilliant tribute by Edwin Schallert — I wonder if his son William ever met Carole?


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