162. Dunne on Marion Davies and A Forgotten Family Scandal

This week, we explore Dominick Dunne’s writing on Marion Davies, their brief meeting in the 1950s, as well as reveal a few mysteries from Nick’s clues about a few scandals, secrets, and spiderwebs within the family.

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Glamorous Whispers | Vanity Fair | June 2002

The Sun and the New York herald. May 5, 1920, Page 11, Image 11 (chroniclingamerica.loc.gov)

13 Feb 1920 Hosts Bridal Dinner with Paul Bastedo in attendance (wikitree.com)

The Best of Times | Vanity Fair | July 1997

Ocean House – HouseHistree

Chicago blue book of selected names of Chicago and suburban towns (archive.org)

Dinner is Compliment to Coronado Bridal Party: Mrs. Helen Prindiville Hostess of Friday Evening at Her Home (San Diego Union and Daily Bee, via cdnc.ucr.edu)

Mrs. Helen P. Griffin, Left $9,000,000 by Husband, Weds in 24 Hours (timesmachine.nytimes.com)

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