In fall 1980, Ronald Reagan was elected president of the United States, millions of viewers watched the TV soap opera Dallas to learn who shot lead character J. R. Ewing, and actress Diane Lane's coming-of-age drama Touched By Love opened in U.S. theaters. Lane was 15 years old at the time and spoke to The Campus Slate about the film and her rising career. The interview was published on Dec. 2, 1980 in "Marquee," the newspaper's arts section. To read a PDF of the story, click on the image below:
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