Ernest and Slim

Ernest Hemingway and Howard Hawks’ second wife, Nancy “Slim” Gross

An article from a Britain’s Sight and Sound on Howard’s career in the 40s while he was married to Slim.  Every film he made in the 40s was a financial success.


Howard Hawks

Howard Hawks on a 1941 Sun Valley, Idaho hunting vacation with Ernest Hemingway, Howard’s wife Slim, Gary Cooper and an unidentified man.

vacationing in Sun Valley

vacationing in Sun Valley

Ernest Hemingway, Slim Keith (Mrs. Howard Hawks), Gary Cooper and Howard Hawks