Fontain finishes family feud

Dec.13, 1956:

Joan Fontaine writes finis to the family feud when she takes her mother to France next month to see Olivia de Havilland and the new grandchild. It’s been eight years since DeHavilland and her mom have spoken. “And when they did,” laughs Fontaine “the atomic bomb went off” … Paul Newman tossed his first Hollywood party and his guests included Joanne Woodward (natch), Rita Moreno, Virginia Leith, Tony Perkins, Dennis Hopper … Jayne Mansfield’s great Dane terrified everyone on the 20th lot yesterday — even chomped the shirt of a chauffeur … Stars who will attend the Jerry Lewis-Danny Thomas-Frank Sinatra show party: Desi and Lucy Arnaz, Claudette Colbert, Jose Ferrer and Rosemary Clooney, Esther Williams and Kim Novak.

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