Picks and Pans Review: What's Black and White and Dead All Over?

updated 12/24/1984 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/24/1984 AT 01:00 AM EST

When actress Barbara (Mission: Impossible) Bain's 14-year-old mixed-breed terrier, Fox, was killed in an accident, it started a journalistic controversy in Los Angeles. Did a delivery person for the L.A. Times, as the rival Herald Examiner charged, dispatch Fox with an errant toss of a Friday edition? The Times said it was a simple vehicular mishap, and coroner to the stars Thomas Noguchi was no longer in office to resolve the situation.

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