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A city of central Alaska north-northeast of Anchorage. It was founded in 1902 as a gold-mining camp.


(Placename) a city in central Alaska, at the terminus of the Alaska Highway. Pop: 30 970 (2003 est)


1. (Biography) Douglas (Elton), real name Julius Ullman. 1883–1939, US film actor and producer
2. (Biography) his son, Douglas, Jnr. 1909–2000, US film actor



1. Charles Warren, 1852–1918, vice president of the U.S. 1905–09.
2. Douglas, 1883–1939, U.S. actor.
3. a city in central Alaska, on the Tanana River. 73,164.
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Mr Ward, who lived in a Thames-side summer house on Viscount Astor's estate at Cliveden, arranged an unsuccessful screen test for her with Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
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That was followed by roles in "A Damsel in Distress" opposite Fred Astaire and "Gunga Din" with Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
Instead, Marion Davis, welcomed at a ceremony by the local Girl Guides, was his hostess and with her came stars like Charlie Chaplin and Constance Talmadge and Hollywood royalty like Douglas Fairbanks Jr, son of the silent screen's most famous swashbuckler, with Lenore, daughter of the legendary Ben Hur hero Francis X Bushman.
Gable had been married to Ria, a Los Angeles socialite, for four years and 27-year-old Joan Crawford was about to celebrate two years of marriage to the suave Douglas Fairbanks Jr.