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[Her reaction to losing the 1956 Color Costume Award to Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing
(1955)] Charles Le Maire
is a good friend of mind and I would tell him to his face that his designs were blah compared to my gowns. All the costumes Jennifer Jones
wore were chong sams, the traditional Chinese dress, which could have been purchased in Chinatown. That loss was the single greatest disappointment...
Extremely diplomatic, she went out of her way to get along with co-workers and rarely gossiped. In later interviews, however, she mentioned that she did not enjoy working with Mary Martin
, Claudette Colbert
or Hedy Lamarr
. In Paulette Goddard
's case, she thought it was insensitive for the glamorous star to bring her bulging jewelry boxes to the studio workroom and tell her seamstresses (who were ...