Ramona (song), featured in CD compilation 100 Years of Cinema [Deja Vu Retro Gold R2CD 40-25], c. 2001.
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Dolores Del Rio
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[In the 1920's] Hollywood, what a place it is! It is so far away from the rest of the world, so narrow. No one thinks of anything but motion pictures or talks of anything else. And, I, too, am getting like the rest. I have not read anything for a year. I do not know what is happening in the world.
She contributed money to a statue likeness of her as the title character in Evangeline
(1929). Upon completion in 1930, the statue was placed beside St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church in St. Martinville, Louisiana. The statue rests on a spot marking the alleged burial place of Emmeline Labiche, who local lore claims was the inspiration behind Longfellow's tragic heroine. It has become a popular ...