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June Mathis - American screenwriter. Mathis was the first female executive for Metro/MGM and at only 35, she was the highest paid executive in Hollywood. In 1926 she was voted the third most influential woman in Hollywood, behind Mary Pickford and Norma Talmadge. Mathis is best remembered for discovering Rudolph Valentino and writing such films as The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921) and Blood and Sand (1922).

June Mathis - American screenwriter. Mathis was the first female executive for Metro/MGM and at only 35, she was the highest paid executive in Hollywood. In 1926 she was voted the third most influential woman in Hollywood, behind Mary Pickford and Norma Talmadge. Mathis is best remembered for discovering Rudolph Valentino and writing such films as The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921) and Blood and Sand (1922).

Rudolph Valentino, Pictorial Orange & Black Endpapers, Frontispiece Photograph Of Author By Mabel Sykes, Introduction Michael... Occult Publishing Company, Chicago 1929.    on eBay   $275.

My Private Diary - Rudolph Valentino 1929 first edition - Rare hardcover

Rudolph Valentino, Pictorial Orange & Black Endpapers, Frontispiece Photograph Of Author By Mabel Sykes, Introduction Michael... Occult Publishing Company, Chicago 1929. on eBay $275.

Silent movie icon and sex symbol, Rudolph Valentino died on Aug. 23, 1926. He suffered from perforated ulcers mimicking appendicitis, now referred to as "Valentino's syndrome", despite surgery he developed Peritonitis, which was his official cause of death. The news of his death caused mass hysteria and suicides of despondent fans were reported. Windows were smashed as fans tried to get in to the funeral home and an all-day riot erupted. Over 100 Police were called out to keep back the mobs.

Silent movie icon and sex symbol, Rudolph Valentino died on Aug. 23, 1926. He suffered from perforated ulcers mimicking appendicitis, now referred to as "Valentino's syndrome", despite surgery he developed Peritonitis, which was his official cause of death. The news of his death caused mass hysteria and suicides of despondent fans were reported. Windows were smashed as fans tried to get in to the funeral home and an all-day riot erupted. Over 100 Police were called out to keep back the mobs.

The Sheik (1921) - Mar 1922 MW - Rudolph Valentino - Wikimedia Commons

The Sheik (1921) - Mar 1922 MW - Rudolph Valentino - Wikimedia Commons

Rudolph Valentino: His Romantic Life and Death, 1st Editi... https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0000D5KF2/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_wdaLxbNDQHK9N

Rudolph Valentino: His Romantic Life and Death, 1st Editi... https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0000D5KF2/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_wdaLxbNDQHK9N

Carousel Panel, The Sheik - $1050  Reflecting the popular culture of the 1920s and its enchantment with the Middle East as reflected in the Rudolph Valentino movie "The Sheik" and the jazz rendition of "The Sheik of Araby," this wood framed carousel panel is hand painted in warm tones on canvas depicting an Arab prince in flowing robes striding along beside his "ship of the desert."  76.5 high x 57.5 wide.

Carousel Panel, The Sheik - $1050 Reflecting the popular culture of the 1920s and its enchantment with the Middle East as reflected in the Rudolph Valentino movie "The Sheik" and the jazz rendition of "The Sheik of Araby," this wood framed carousel panel is hand painted in warm tones on canvas depicting an Arab prince in flowing robes striding along beside his "ship of the desert." 76.5 high x 57.5 wide.

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