The girl who jumped to her death from the Hollywoodland signJanuary 08, 2014
Her suicide note read:
I am afraid, I am a coward. I am sorry for everything. If I had done this a long time ago, it would have saved a lot of pain. P.E.
Peg was a promising actress but tired to be entitled to very small roles only. She was battling bouts of depression and was sorely dissapointed when she saw how much of her screen time in 'Thirteen women' ended up on the editing floor. On top of that, RKO dropped the options on her contract. A day after her death a telegram arrived; Peg was offered a lead role in a play about a young woman who wants to commit suicide.