Grumpy old fart!!!

"If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic."

Janis Joplin – Nostalgia

Now you know where “Summertime” comes from 🙂

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Marion Davies

Marion Davies (3rd January, 1897 – 22nd September, 1961) was an American film actress. Davies is best remembered for her relationship with newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst, as her high-profile social life often obscured her professional career.

Hat and gloves

Magazine cover

Hat and pearls 

Marion Davies

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Louise Brooks

Louise Brooks

Vintagegal

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Lillian Russell

Lillian Russell (born Helen Louise Leonard; 4th Decembe4, 1861 – 6th June, 1922), was an American actress and singer. She became one of the most famous actresses and singers of the late 19th century and early 20th century, known for her beauty and style, as well as for her voice and stage presence.

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