People, Aug. 25, 1952

Names make news. Last week these names made this news:

Would Aly Khan and Rita Hayworth make up? From coast to coast, it was a burning question for the press.

After a few days at the Saratoga yearling sales, where he wined & dined and sidestepped family questions but sold 20 of his father's yearlings for a total of $173,500, Aly chartered a plane for Manhattan. From there he flew to Los Angeles.

Reporters waiting for his arrival were disappointed. Rita was not there. Director Charles Vidor, his host for the five-day visit, was waiting...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!