true Kay, Farrar in Hollywood. Also, many other opera singers did the Hollywood (or film) thing, including Caruso, Gigli, Tauber, Martinelli, Melchior, Novotna, Grace Moore, Dorothy Kirsten, and most memorably, the distrastrous Carmen screentest of Rosa Ponselle. Lots of material there, but, as Ms. Paul says, those novels require a lot of research.

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