Chas is fingerprinted by George Rossini of the U.S. Marshal’s office as his attorney Jerry Giesler looms behind. A Federal grand jury indictment charged him with violating the Mann Act and of conspiring to defraud Joan Barry of her civil rights. Chas’ life was nothing if not messy. February 14, 1944.
Chas at home in Beverly Hills looking over a draft of Limelight. 1952.
Chas on the set of The Kid. 1921.
Chas, Oona and the kids at the pool in Switzerland. Circa 1958.
Chas with his future wife, twelve-year-old Lita Grey, on the set of The Kid. 1921.
I’m not sure what took me so long to get to this one. Here’s a pretty great interview with Chas and review of King in New York. Sight and Sound. Autumn 1957.