1944 attends Compton Junior College, where she meets her first husband, Dan Ducich
1944 is a Compton Community College beauty queen
1945 starts modeling at age 15
Ducich is named “player of the year” of Los Angeles high schools
1948 Ducich takes her to Butte, Montana, where he opens an aluminum siding business
12 September 48
marries her high school sweetheart Ducich in Butte, Montana. He’s about 21; she’s 18. Ducich’s a returning serviceman and a Compton and Utah State University basketball star.
Ducich is convicted of armed robbery in Los Angeles and placed on five years probation. He pleads guilty to stealing almost $6000 in a series of robberies. The probation is granted on the intercession of leading Montana citizens.
does some nude modeling for respected photographer Theda Emerson Hall
24 September 52
divorces Ducich in Butte, Montana, after four years of marriage