‘We had individuality. We did as we pleased. We stayed up late. We dressed the way we wanted. I used to whiz down Sunset Boulevard in my open Kissel, with several red Chow dogs to match my hair. Today, they’re sensible and end up with better health. But we had more fun.’
Silent screen star and Hollywood’s first ‘it girl’ and big screen sex symbol, Clara Bow – born on the 29th July, 1905 (died, 1965) – on having fun in Tinseltown’s early days.