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TLS (#372)
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Bio Photo NOTE: I am happy to transfer memorials to family members and/or friends so don't hesitate to ask!

As I'm sending a number of you changes* for your pages, additions, etc., please know that I do thank you even if I don't send each of you a thank you - THANKS to you all. (*The changes I'm finding are in the "Variety Obituaries" series of books.)

Author of "The Stars of Hollywood Forever," "The Stars of Hollywood Forever: 1901-2006" and most recently "The Stars of Hollywood Forever - A Who's Who of Hollywood's Final Resting Place" and "The Stars of Hollywood Forever Revisited." Check the latest version out on ""

* A note from Find a Grave: Tony Scott's book is highly recommended. Wonderfully detailed and accurate. I've been using it for years...and it's been updated by the author regularly!

-AJ Marik, Senior Curator of Archives, Find a Grave.
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RE: Reginald Owen
Huh, that's weird but thanks for trying anyway!!!. Have a great day!
Added by Bunny on Aug 06, 2016 9:15 AM
RE: Reginald Owen
Oh, ok. That's to bad though because really, Owen's playing "Scrooge" was his most famous role. Thanks for looking into it.
Added by Bunny on Aug 06, 2016 4:22 AM
Reginald Owen
Owen is perhaps best known today for his performance as Ebenezer Scrooge in the 1938 film version of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, a role he inherited from Lionel Barrymore, who had played the part of Scrooge on the radio every Christmas for years until Barrymore broke his hip in an accident. That should be included in his bio. Thanks
Added by Bunny on Aug 05, 2016 6:28 PM
Jim Davis
RE: William Cullen
No,not a big deal,when you're done finding movie stars and creating memorials,let me know and I'll create memorials for the others. Of course at the moment the Columbarium is hot without any fresh air so when it gets cooler I'll start on it. Jim
Added by Jim Davis on Jul 28, 2016 9:24 AM
Jim Davis
RE: William Cullen
Sure! I stumbled across a trick for shooting those "tarnished" markers - use the flash and take photos from several angles. One of them usually turns out pretty good and then I can photo shop it to bring out the names even more clearly. Those markers really test my patience though, even for Wm Cullen I had to take about 15 photos. Jim
Added by Jim Davis on Jul 28, 2016 8:12 AM
Jim Davis
duh! Ethel May Halls
I forgot the last part. Jim S seems to gladly transfer memorials so you could ask him for a transfer and then do your own merging. Jim
Added by Jim Davis on Jul 26, 2016 9:01 PM
Jim Davis
Ethel May Halls
Hi Tony - I claimed your photo request for Ethel and started to work on her photos and found that a memorial existed before yours - #6464552 - that Jim Seidelman created. That one has a crypt photo. I'm going to post a long shot to it. Also I'm posting a close up and long shot to Frank Layton Halls memorial - he's next to Ethel (husband?).
Added by Jim Davis on Jul 26, 2016 8:41 PM
Adolph Verdi
Added your bio info.
Added by RrrrrGrrrr on Jul 21, 2016 10:03 AM
Tommy Mintz #91428288
Thank you. I have updated the Memorial page.
Added by FamilyHistoriansets on Jul 18, 2016 3:34 PM
RE: Sparling Family at Hwd Forever
Hey, Tony!

No, not relatives, just fulfilling a photo request, but wanted to offer additional pics if helpful.

Honestly, the Find A Grave community has been so helpful to me in my family history quest, I'll do just about anything to give back - seemingly just like you!

Happy to meet you.
Added by RDS on Jul 17, 2016 8:43 PM
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