She once formed a theatre under the direction of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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I recall playing practical jokes with John Wayne
. I once got a whole bunch of keys and had little tags made that said, "If lost, please return to John Wayne, RKO Studios. Reward." And I just dropped them all over town. [He got a lot of] phone calls, people showing up at the studio. He never learned who did it.
She was the photo girl of the World War II plane "Lucky Lady". A P38 headed by Max Pyles debuted the plane in September 1944 and Laraine, who was at the time a favorite with lonesome G.I.'s, was written asking her for a photograph to be put on the plane. Laraine immediately wrote back with an attached photo of her in a negligee and the "Lucky Lady" soon held the honor of having the highest record...
The Girl with the Mechanical Smile