Site hosted by Angelfire.com: Build your free website today!
JUNE 2, 2002 Meeting/Party
~Fan Club Meeting Notes~

Marilyn Remembered Meeting and Marilyn Monroe Birthday Celebration.

On June 2, 2002, the Marilyn Remembered Fan Club met at the home of Greg Schreiner to have our monthly meeting and to celebrate what would have been the 76th Birthday of the legendary movie star Marilyn Monroe.


(Please be sure to click on the links provided and on all the photos for larger images.)


~~MEETING NOTES~~

ITEM #1

NEW MARILYN BOOK

A new book is out by Frederic Cabanas! It is a 3-Dimensional book that covers rare images of Marilyn in 3-D!
The book runs $35.00 plus $18.00 shipping. Frederic accepts payments from Credit Card or Money order or PayPal. If you interested in this wonderful LIMITED EDITION book you can contact Frederic Cabanas by writing him at:

Frederic Cabanas
Marilyn Monroe ARXIU
C/ Santiago Rusinol, 54
08190 Sant Cugat del Valles
(Barcelona) SPAIN

Or email him here:


ITEM #2

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR. A. C. LYLES!


Legendary Paramount Producer Mr. Lyles, pictured above with Gloria, Penny and Sylvia, celebrated his 84th Birthday 2 weeks ago! We all wished him a very Happy Birthday by singing the birthday song with Greg on piano!


ITEM #3

Greg Schreiner's new CD, FASHION REVISITED

This wonderful CD features music from famous Movie Themes, is NOW available for purchase! If you are interested in buying this fabulous CD please click on the link below:


CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE OR SEE MORE INFORMATION

ITEM #4

The Memorial Event, August 5, 2002


Eric Monroe Woodward mentioned a reminder that this year is the 40th Anniversary of Marilyn's passing and the 20th Anniversary of Marilyn Remembered. It was highly recommended that when you are arriving for the memorial August 5, 2002 please arrive at least 30 minutes early and to note that the parking is limited inside the Park due to construction so please try to park in the lots surrounding Westwood Memorial.

ITEM #5

ALEX THEATRE MARILYN EVENT

Marilyn Remembered member and Alex Theatre staff member Valerie Weich shared with us the success of the Alex Theatre's presentation of the newly restored print of NO BUSINESS LIKE SHOW BUSINESS. Along with the presentation of this special print the Alex Theatre, located in Glendale, California, hosted a presentation of a Marilyn Monroe exhibit. The items on display included Marilyn Monroe's personal script from the film, generously loaned by Greg Schreiner as well as the gloves she wore in one of the NBLSB scenes on loan by Tony Plant. Valerie contributed to the exhibit with items from her personal collection as did The Marilyn Museum and myself. PLEASE check back on our news page for full photo's and description of this simply elegant affair!


HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARILYN!

Now, the main reason we held this months meeting was to celebrate what would have been Marilyn Monroe's 76th Birthday. So, in celebration of this momentous occasion, Greg supplied party favors, food and cake. Here some photos and descriptions from this fabulous party!

(Be sure to click on ALL the photos to see larger image)


Greg holds a numbers raffle, among the amazing prizes given out where Un-Cut sheet of Marilyn Monroe cards (Pictured above), DVD's, Marilyn by Moonlight Calendars and the 1998 Norma Jeane young Merlot!


The cake! You can't have a Marilyn Birthday party without a cake!
(Can you spot Elvis in any of these pictures?)


Special celebrity guest included Actress Gloria Pall, Paramount Producer A.C. Lyles, Actress Penny McGuiggan, Hair dresser Sylvia Barnhart and Photographer George Barris!
(Can you spot Elvis in any of these pictures?)


More fabulous guests: Pic #1 Computer wiz Dan AKA Danamo came all the way from Phoenix, Pic #2 Actress and new member Elin Eriksson who is originally from Sweden, Pic #3 Actress Gia who also traveled all the way from Arizona, Pic #4 author Ernest Cunningham who wrote book The Ultimate Marilyn, Pic #5 Caroline(George Barris's daughter), Harrison and Valerie!


We were all treated to Marnie's rendition of Happy Birthday and Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend ALA Marilyn Monroe!


Some of Greg's amazing Marilyn Monroe collection!


Special Thanks to Marnie for allowing us to post some of her photos!


THAT'S A WRAP!

The meeting ended at around 7pm. We are looking forward to next month's meeting as Elin Eriksson will be performing her one woman play on Marilyn Monroe called,I LOVE YOU TOO.


UPDATES:

Evelyn Moriarty, Marilyn's stand-in and personal friend, is still convalescing at the Hollywood Actors home. She appears to be getting better! Through the kindness of Harrison Held we all were able to sign well wishes on a card for her! Will keep you posted on her progress.


NEXT MONTH:

Our next official meeting will be in July 14.

ArchivesGalleryMember SpotlightNewsGuest PageHomeContact
This website and all connected are Copyright 2001/2002 by Jill Adams. All images and text are not to be reproduced without prior permission.