Archive for June 3rd, 2012

The Hollywood Hat

Sunday, June 3rd, 2012


The Hollywood Hat: An Autographed Hat Holds the History of Early Hollywood



By Joe Biltman
Autograph Magazine 


“Can I have your autograph?”


The streets of Hollywood have teemed with autograph hunters for a century now. Brandishing an autograph book or scrap of paper, these collectors good-naturedly accost stars wherever they find them — on the street, in restaurants, at the supermarket, at gas stations, in elevators, in their cars when stopped at red lights, and even in restrooms.


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Kathryn Joosten Obituary

Sunday, June 3rd, 2012


‘Desperate Housewives’ actress who played Mrs. McCluskey dies



Kathryn Joosten, 72, dies of lung cancer, just as her character did. She won two Emmy Awards for the role.


By Valerie J. Nelson
Los Angeles Times
June 3, 2012


Less than three weeks after nosy neighbor Mrs. McCluskey succumbed to lung cancer on the series finale of “Desperate Housewives,” Kathryn Joosten — the actress who won two Emmy Awards for portraying the television character — has died of the same disease at 72.


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