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Title screen shot.    Screen shot of Joan's credit.

 

1959. 'Best of Everything' wardrobe test. (Thanks to Steve Pickens.)    A wardrobe test for 'The Best of Everything.'    Costume test for 'Best of Everything.'    Costume test for 'Best of Everything.'    BOE wardrobe test. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

1959. 'The Best of Everything' hair test.    1959. 'The Best of Everything' hair test.    1959. 'The Best of Everything' hair test.

 

On the Fox lot. (Thanks to Bryan.)    On the set of BOE. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959. On the set of 'The Best of Everything.'    1959. On the set of 'The Best of Everything.'    On the BOE set with a twin and pups.

 

On the set of BOE.    On the BOE set with Jerry Wald and director Jean Negulesco.    On the set of 'Best of Everything.' (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959. On the set of BOE.    1959. On the set of 'The Best of Everything.' With actress Linda Hutchings.

 

1959. On the set of 'The Best of Everything' with director Jean Negulesco.    1959. On the set of 'The Best of Everything' with director Jean Negulesco.    On the set of 'Best of Everything' with cameraman William Mellor.    On the set with cameraman William Mellor.    1959. On the set of 'The Best of Everything' with producer Jerry Wald.

1959. On the set of 'The Best of Everything' with twins Cathy and Cindy.    1959. On the set of 'Best of Everything' with twins and pups.    On the BOE set with twins and pups.    1959. On the set of 'The Best of Everything.'

Visiting director Raoul Walsh on the BOE set.    1959. With actress Julie Payne (a BOE 'girl in typing pool').

 

Publicity shot.    Publicity shot.    1959. Publicity for 'The Best of Everything.'    'The Best of Everything' publicity. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

Publicity for 'Best of Everything.'    1959. Publicity for 'The Best of Everything.'    1959. Publicity for 'The Best of Everything.'

 

1959. Publicity for 'The Best of Everything.'    1959. Publicity for 'Best of Everything.'    1959. Publicity for 'The Best of Everything.'    1959, 'Best of Everything,' with co-star Brian Aherne.    Female cast of 'Best of Everything.' (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

'The Best of Everything' film still.    'The Best of Everything' film still.    1959. 'The Best of Everything.'    1959. 'Best of Everything,' with Hope Lange.    With Hope Lange.

 

1959. A film still from 'The Best of Everything.'    Film still from 'The Best of Everything.'    1959. 'The Best of Everything.'

 

With Diane Baker.    With Suzy Parker.    1959. 'The Best of Everything.'

 

1959. 'Best of Everything,' with Brian Aherne.    1959. 'The Best of Everything.'    With Brian Aherne.    1959. 'The Best of Everything.' With Hope Lange.

 

With Brian Aherne. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    Click for 3 screen shots with Brian Aherne.    Click for 3 screen shots with Hope Lange.    Click for 3 screen shots with Hope Lange.

 

With Hope Lange.    Click for 3 screen shots, 1 with Hope Lange.    1959. 'The Best of Everything.'

 

With Suzy Parker.    Film still with Suzy Parker. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

1959, 'Best of Everything,' with Suzy Parker.    1959, 'Best of Everything,' with Suzy Parker.    With Suzy Parker.    Screen shot from 'The Best of Everything.'    1959. 'The Best of Everything.'

 

1959. 'The Best of Everything.'    1959. 'The Best of Everything.'

 

From her deleted scene. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959. BOE. A colorized shot from the deleted 'drunk scene.'    1959. 'The Best of Everything.' From the deleted 'drunk scene.' (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

 

Shot by Eve Arnold

 Publicity for "The Best of Everything," some appearing in Life magazine, October 1959.

 

    On the set of 'Best of Everything,' with cameraman William Mellor.    With cameraman William Mellor.    On the set of 'Best of Everything,' with Stephen Boyd.    1959. On the set of 'Best of Everything' with director Jean Negulesco.

 

Life magazine, 10/05/59. On the set of 'Best of Everything.' Director Negulesco has just told Joan that Hope Lange, not she, will slam the door in a scene. Original caption: 'Joan glares back at Negulesco after the decision goes against her. Once good friends, the two found themselves out of sympathy during making of movie and Negulesco refused to help Joan in private rehearsals. But after movie was completed he called her magical star whose presence meant excitement.'  By Eve Arnold.    Life magazine, 10/05/59. Original caption: 'Warfare erupted [on 'Best of' set] again when Joan consented to make, without fee, a trailer advertising the movie only on condition that a bottle of Pepsi-Cola appear. But Negulesco needled, 'You are an actress. What do you want that stuff for?' She refused to do scene, fled weeping to phone friend.'  By Eve Arnold.    1959. A fitting for 'Best of Everything.' By Eve Arnold.    On the set of BOE. Shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959 on the set of BOE. Shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    On the set of BOE shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

Shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959. Shot by Eve Arnold.    1959. Shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959. Shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959. On the 'Best of Everything' set. By Eve Arnold.

 

1959. Shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    On the set of 'Best of Everything,' with photographer Eve Arnold.    1959. On the set of 'The Best of Everything' with Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    With Eve Arnold. (Thanks to James.)    With Eve Arnold on the BOE set. (Thanks to James.)    1959. With photographer Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

June 1959. 'Best of Everything' set, with cameraman William Mellor. Shot by Eve Arnold.    1959, on the 'Best of Everything' set. Shot by Eve Arnold.    1959, on the 'Best of Everything' set. Joan with twins and poodles. Shot by Eve Arnold.

 

1959. An Eve Arnold contact sheet.    'The Crawford Eye.' As appeared in Life magazine, 10/05/59. By Eve Arnold.    1959. By Eve Arnold.    1959.Shot by Eve Arnold for 'Life' magazine.    1959. Shot by Eve Arnold.

 

Life magazine, 10/05/59. Original caption: 'At the end of her twice-weekly facial, Joan Crawford's head is wrapped in gauze to prevent burns from ice that is applied to tighten her skin and close her pores. This treatment leaves her relaxed, refreshed and ready for more work.'  By Eve Arnold.    1959. Shot by Eve Arnold for 'Life' magazine.    1959. By Eve Arnold.    1959. By Eve Arnold.    1959. Shot by Eve Arnold.

 

1959. Shot by Eve Arnold.    1959. By Eve Arnold.    1959. Joan in the 'health room' of her apartment. By Eve Arnold.    1959. Shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to James.)    1959. Shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Susanne.)

 

1959, by Eve Arnold.    1959, shot by Eve Arnold.    Life magazine, 10/05/59. Original caption: 'Before scene Joan relaxes by stretching on floor of dressing room with pads to soothe her eyes and net cap to protect hair.'  By Eve Arnold.    1959 shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    Life magazine, 10/05/59. Original caption: 'A towel wrapped around her freshly washed hair, Joan reads her fan mail. She estimates that between her Pepsi-Cola and fan mail, now increasing as a result of the release of her old films on TV, she gets about 10,000 letters a month.' By Eve Arnold.

 

1959 candid by Eve Arnold.    1959. Eve Arnold contact sheet. (Thanks to Bezhan.)

 

1959. By Eve Arnold.    1959. By Eve Arnold.

 

1959. In Joan's 'Best of Everything' dressing room. By Eve Arnold.    1959. In her 'Best of Everything' dressing room. By Eve Arnold.    1959. 'Best of Everything' dressing room, by Eve Arnold.    1959. 'Best of Everything' dressing room. By Eve Arnold.    1959 candid.

 

1959, shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959, by Eve Arnold.    1959, by Eve Arnold.

 

 1959 publicity by Eve Arnold.    1959 publicity by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959. By Eve Arnold.    1959 publicity by Eve Arnold.    1959. By Eve Arnold.    1959. By Eve Arnold.

 

1959 by Eve Arnold at Walter Florell's millinery salon in NYC. (Photo from Bryan Johnson.)    2 shots by Eve Arnold. At Walter Florell's NYC millinery salon. (Thanks to James.)    1959. At Walter Florell's NYC millinery salon. (Thanks to James.)

 

1959. Joan at home in Hollywood, rehearsing lines for 'Best of Everything.' Shot by Eve Arnold.    1959, shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959, shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    Life magazine,  10/05/59. Original caption: 'To keep alive the memory of Steele an empty chair is drawn up for him whenever Joan and the twins, Cindy (left) and Cathy, play gin rummy. In every game, Joan plays one gin rummy hand for her late husband.' By Eve Arnold.

 

1959, with a portrait of deceased husband Al Steele by Lucerne Robert. Photo by Eve Arnold.    A 1959 Pepsi meeting in Los Angeles. By Eve Arnold.    1959. Joan with former nemesis Norma Shearer, and producer Jerry Wald, in Hollywood.

 

1959. At a 20th Century-Fox party with, left to right, producer Buddly Adler, actor Stuart Whitman, and 20th president Spyros Skouras. (Shot by Eve Arnold.)    At a 20th Century-Fox party, with studio head Spyros Skouros, lower right. Photo by Eve Arnold.    1959. A 20th Century-Fox party with Richard Egan.

 

1959 fan candid, with autograph on back of photo.

 

June 59. Spilling lemon juice on herself at a party at her apt. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    June 1959. At a party for Nigerian bottlers at her apartment. Shot by Eve Arnold.     June 1959. 3 candids at a party at her home in honor of Nigerian Pepsi bottlers. (Thanks to James.)    June 1959 party. Shot by Eve Arnold.    Life magazine, 10/05/59. After a party at her apt. for West Nigerian Pepsi bottlers. Original caption: 'Then with her skirt off and most of her guests gone, she chats with Mrs. [Frances] Spingold while cleaning up the kitchen--a job that had already been done by the servants. Next day the job was done a third time by special cleaners. For Joan insists on having a spotless and sparkling house.' By Eve Arnold.    June 1959. Party clean-up. Shot by Eve Arnold. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

1959. At home with unknown guest. Shot by Eve Arnold.    1959. Shot by Eve Arnold.

 

 


 

Misc. 1959 Images

 

Television

 

1959. On the set of 'And One Was Loyal.' (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    Publicity for 'And One Was Loyal,' which aired 1/4/59.    1/4/59. 8 screen shots from 'And One Was Loyal.' (Thanks to Susanne.)    1/4/59. 7 screen shots from 'And One Was Loyal.' (Thanks to Susanne.)    Publicity for TV's 'And One Was Loyal,' which aired 1/4/59.    With co-star Tom Helmore on the set of GE Theater's 'And One Was Loyal.' (The show was taped in '58 but aired on 1/4/59.)

 

1959. Publicity for TV's 'Rebel Range.'    Publicity from 'Rebel Range.'    On the set of 'Rebel Range,' which aired 12/3/59.    With Don Grady in 'Rebel Range.'

 

 

Other

 

June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.

June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959. Three candids by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959 by Willy Rizzo. (Thanks to Dara.)

Two June 1959 photos by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959 by Willy Rizzo.    June 1959. By Willy Rizzo.

1959 candid by Angelo Cozzi.    1959 by Angelo Cozzi.    1959 candid by Angelo Cozzi.    1959 candid by Angelo Cozzi.

 

1959 candid by Angelo Cozzi.    1959 candid by Angelo Cozzi.    1959 candid by Angelo Cozzi.

 

1/22/59 at the 9th Annual Animal Kingdom Ball. (Thanks to Matt Treadaway.)    1959. Joan with Ann Blyth.    Circa 1959. With unknown.

 

April 1959 Pepsi press conference in Chicago. (Thanks to Susanne.)    April 1959. Joan at a Pepsi press conference in Chicago.    April 8, 1959, Pepsi press conference in Chicago.    April 1959 Pepsi press conference in Chicago.

 

April 8, 1959. At a Pepsi press conference with Pepsi president/hubby Al Steele and Pepsi exec Herbert Barnet.    April 8, 1959. Pepsi press conference with Pepsi exec Herbert Barnet (left) and Pepsi president/hubby Al Steele.    April 17, 1959. Al Steele, accompanied by Joan, presents Senator John F. Kennedy with an award from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Steele died 2 days later.

April 22, 1959. At Al Steele's funeral at St. Thomas Episcopal Church.    April 22, 1959. Joan arrives for husband Al Steele's funeral at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, accompanied by his daughter Sally.    April 22, 1959. Joan arrives for husband Al Steele's funeral at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, accompanied by Steele's daughter Sally (Mrs. John Cromer).    April 22, 1959. Al Steele's funeral at St. Thomas Episcopal Church. With Steele's daughter Sally.     April 22, 1959. Joan leaves St. Thomas Episcopal Church in NYC, where husband Al Steele's funeral was just held.

May 7, 1959. At a Pepsi board meeting with new President Herb Barnett, left, and Emmett O'Connell.    June 1959. Lunch with Indonesian president Sukarno on the 20th-Century Fox lot. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    June 1959. On the 20th Century Fox lot with Indonesian president Sukarno.    7/24/59. Arthur Godfrey's radio show. From left: Bill Dupree, Rufus Jarman, Richard Hays, Richard Nixon, Lowell Thomas, Rosemary Clooney, Jackie Gleason, Joan, Pat Buttram.    Joan at home in NYC. July 28, 1959.

 

August 12, 1959, at Pepsi headquarters in NYC. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    August 12, 1959, at Pepsi headquarters in NYC. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    August 12, 1959. At Pepsi headquarters in NYC.    August 12, 1959, at Pepsi headquarters in NYC.    August 12, 1959, at Pepsi headquarters in NYC. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

Oct. 3, 1959. Women's Ad Club of Chicago luncheon. With Bernice Dollnig of Sears Roebuck and Bessie Stuart of 'Modern Hospital' magazine.    Circa 1959 on the SS United States.    Circa 1959. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    1959 candid.    1959 candid. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)    Circa 1959 publicity. (Thanks to Bryan Johnson.)

 

  

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