Clara and Jacques in La Jolla. They married in 1944; he was 50, she was 70. He began borrowing from Clara’s assets — valued in the hundreds of thousands.

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In 1940, the recently widowed and wealthy Clara Clemens Gabrilowitsch bought a small estate in the Hollywood hills and sought counsel from a medium named Sardoney about her love life. Known also by his epithet ...

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