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Countdown to Watts

  Aug. 1-7, 1957 Los Angeles A search through The Times for early August reveals several stories about Chief William H. Parker being honored for 30 years service with the Los Angeles Police Department. In a luncheon at the Biltmore … Continue reading

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Confidential: Tells the Facts and Names the Names

May 14, 1957: Liberace testifies before the Los Angeles County Grand Jury about Confidential magazine. Page 1 The continuation, Page 5

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Liberace sues Confidential

May 8, 1957Los Angeles Promising nothing less than the destruction of Confidential magazine, Liberace filed a $20-million libel suit over an article in the July issue titled "Why Liberace’s Theme Song Should be ‘Mad About the Boy.’ " The article … Continue reading

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