(1928) Wrote foreword to an adaptation of her film
The Fleet's In
, novelized by Russell Holman, Grosset & Dunlap, NY.
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When I decided to leave the screen, I told Ben Schulberg [producer B.P. Schulberg
] I would not finish my contract or ever work again for anyone. He yelled and threatened to sue me and I said, "Go ahead, Ben, sue me. I've fought a thief and a blackmailer and, if after such heartaches I am forced to fight you and the studio, so be it".
Had a turbulent love affair with actor Bela Lugosi
(who had yet to deliver his legendary screen performance in
) in the late '20s. Lugosi had a nude portrait of Bow hanging in the bedroom of his small Hollywood apartment for the rest of his life.
The "It" Girl