A Movie Star
Infatuated Girl in Audience
Memoir (unpublished): "Flicker Faces".
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Julia Faye Thomas
5' 2½" (1.59 m)
Did You Know?
[on how she introduced William Boyd
to Cecil B. DeMille
during the filming of Saturday Night
(1922)] I dived into a swimming pool and Boyd leaned over the edge and whispered a warning that my suit straps had slipped. The scene was ruined and DeMille was furious. But when I explained what happened, DeMille took a liking to Bill, gave him a bit part, and eventually made him a star. Thus "Hopalong ...
Her paternal grandfather, Thomas Maloney, was born in Ireland and settled in Virginia in the 1850s.