distinguished group of filmland notables at a welcome party honoring Marion Davies, famous star just returned from a three-month trip abroad. Standing, left to right, Lorraine Eddy, Matt Moore, Aileen Pringle, Louis B Mayer, Gloria Swanson, Harry D’Arrast, Miss Davies, Louella Parsons, Ricardo Cortez, Charlie Chaplin, Norma Shearer, Irving G Thalberg, Harold Lloyd and Robert Z Leonard. Seated in foreground are Harry Crocker, left, and William Haines. The French room of the Ambassador was transformed into likeness of a Parisian cafe for the surprise party greeting Miss Davies. photograph caption dated October 31, 1928

distinguished group of filmland notables at a welcome party honoring Marion Davies, famous star just returned from a three-month trip abroad. Standing, left to right, Lorraine Eddy, Matt Moore, Aileen Pringle, Louis B Mayer, Gloria Swanson, Harry D’Arrast, Miss Davies, Louella Parsons, Ricardo Cortez, Charlie Chaplin, Norma Shearer, Irving G Thalberg, Harold Lloyd and Robert Z Leonard. Seated in foreground are Harry Crocker, left, and William Haines. The French room of the Ambassador was transformed into likeness of a Parisian cafe for the surprise party greeting Miss Davies. photograph caption dated October 31, 1928

Louella Parsons (August 6, 1881 – December 9, 1972)
top - with Marion Davies, 1951
bottom - Louella Parsons, Queen of the 26th Annual Desert Circus in Palm Springs, smiles to the crowd as she rides with song writer Jimmy McHugh - waving to all - in the gala parade at the spa, March 25, 1962
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Louella Parsons (August 6, 1881 – December 9, 1972)
top - with Marion Davies, 1951
bottom - Louella Parsons, Queen of the 26th Annual Desert Circus in Palm Springs, smiles to the crowd as she rides with song writer Jimmy McHugh - waving to all - in the gala parade at the spa, March 25, 1962
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Louella Parsons (August 6, 1881 – December 9, 1972)

top - with Marion Davies, 1951

bottom - Louella Parsons, Queen of the 26th Annual Desert Circus in Palm Springs, smiles to the crowd as she rides with song writer Jimmy McHugh - waving to all - in the gala parade at the spa, March 25, 1962

a birthday party with a circus theme for William Randolph Hearst (April 29, 1863 – August 14, 1951) at Marion Davies’ beachhouse is attended by (left to right) Irene Dunne, Hearst, Bette Davis, Louella Parsons and Mary Brian

a birthday party with a circus theme for William Randolph Hearst (April 29, 1863 – August 14, 1951) at Marion Davies’ beachhouse is attended by (left to right) Irene Dunne, Hearst, Bette Davis, Louella Parsons and Mary Brian

on the beach at Carole Lombard’s party for AC Blumenthal and William Rhinelander Stewart at the Venice Pier Fun House, are, from left, Philip Reed, Constance Talmadge, Randolph Scott, Kathryn Carver, Warner Baxter, Louella Parsons, Clive Brook and Josephine Hutchinson. The fete was held on the eve of Carole’s starting her Paramount picture Hands Across The Table and was attended by almost the entire film colony, 1935

on the beach at Carole Lombard’s party for AC Blumenthal and William Rhinelander Stewart at the Venice Pier Fun House, are, from left, Philip Reed, Constance Talmadge, Randolph Scott, Kathryn Carver, Warner Baxter, Louella Parsons, Clive Brook and Josephine Hutchinson. The fete was held on the eve of Carole’s starting her Paramount picture Hands Across The Table and was attended by almost the entire film colony, 1935