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Anita Colby (left) with child, speaking into a radio microphone labled "WBGE ", Atlanta, Georgia, May 11, 1948

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Type: black-and-white negatives | StillImage
Creator: Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers (Atlanta, Ga.)
Lane, W. C. (William Cox), Jr., 1912-1970
Title: Anita Colby (left) with child, speaking into a radio microphone labled "WBGE ", Atlanta, Georgia, May 11, 1948
Date: 1948 May 11
Description: Local identification number: LBCE15-006e

Envelope description; this envelope combines several Lane Brothers assignments: "May 8, 9, 10 -48; Paramount Film Dist.; [commissioned] by Leonard Allen; Anita Colby." The 1948 Lane Brothers Assignment Book (May 8, p. 137) describes project: "Paramount Film Distributing Corp. [crossed out and replaced with:] Eagle Lions Film; 3 photos in screening room." LB Assignment Book, May 11 (p. 138): Paramount Film Dist. Corp. [commissioned] by Leonard Allen; photos, Anita Colby." Photos are by "Dub." Eagle-Lion Films Inc. was the U.S. distributor for the British film company Eagle-Lion Films. In this photo Anita Colby is on the left. Colby was an actress, model, and executive for Paramount Pictures (1945-1948); she would have been accompanying Paramount actors and actresses to Atlanta when this series of photos was made. This particular photo may have been made for WBGE radio on May 7, 8, or 11; or it may be part of the Paramount series made on May 11.

Subjects: Motion picture actors and actresses | Motion pictures--Distribution | Paramount Pictures Corporation | Colby, Anita, 1914-1992 | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Georgia State University. Special Collections
Online Publisher: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Original Material: Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976
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LBCE15-006e

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Collection Information: Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976