Black Dahlia: Purported Movie of Elizabeth Short on V-J Day in Hollywood – FALSE!

Jan.16, 2021, Film of Elizabeth Short on V-J Day FALSE!

Every so often, this clip shows up on social media, purporting to be Elizabeth Short on Hollywood Boulevard during V-J Day celebrations in August 1945.

False. Elizabeth Short was in Medford, Mass., on V-J Day and didn’t arrive in Los Angeles until the summer of 1946.

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I am retired from the Los Angeles Times
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