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Tag Archives: William Randolph Hearst

ERTÉ, MARION DAVIES, AND WILLIAM RANDOLPH HEARST

A COIN TOSS linked Art Deco artist Erté with publishing mogul William Randolph Hearst. One result of the coin toss was a movie, The Restless Sex, all but forgotten—and for … Continue reading

February 20, 2021 · Leave a comment

CASTLES—ROB’S, LUDVIG’S, SCOTTY’S AND WILLIAM RANDOLPH’S

NOT COUNTING my visits to castles actually occupied by royals (I’ve been to Windsor), I’ve visited four castles, each memorable in a different way. One of its owners I’ve known … Continue reading

January 25, 2015 · 1 Comment