Anita Louise in The Villain Still Pursued Her (1940)
August 25, 1933, Hollywood, California. Young screen starlets' party organized by Anita Louise in the barn behind the Puppet's Party Clubhouse. L to R: Anita Louise, Helen Mack, Marion Shilling, Patricia Ellis. Anita, Marion, and Pat were WAMPAS Baby stars with Helen a close runner-up in 1931. Anita Louise's parties became coveted invites among the younger set in 1930s Hollywood.
A Bumper Beauty Crop. Here are the thirteen lucky girls selected as the 1931 Wampas Baby Stars of Hollywood. Selection by the Wampas has many times led to stardom in the past. Left to right: Joan Blondell, Constance Cummings, Francis Dade, Frances Dee, Karen Morley, Marion Shilling, Marian Marsh, Barbara Weeks. Front row: Anita Louise, Joan Marsh, Sidney Fox, Rochelle Hudson, Judith Wood.
Anita Louise, Paula Stone, and Duke Daly, bowling night, circa 1938. Paula and Duke (Linwood A. Dingley) would get married July 16, 1939 in the Wilshire Methodist Church, Los Angeles, California. Patricia Ellis, Paula's best gal pal at the time, would serve as one of the bridesmaids.