Grumpy old fart!!!

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

Charlton Heston and Stephen Boyd – 1959

Charlton Heston and Stephen Boyd on the set of Ben-Hur, 1959 in Cinecittà

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“The Wedding Register” – 1920

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Audrey Hepburn

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Mary Pickford

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Hedy Lamarr

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Dorothy Ward – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 18th December 1909

 

Dorothy Ward born 26th April 1890, Aston, Birmingham.

W Macqueen-Pope, ‘The Melodies Linger On’ wrote; “Tights become her, they are second nature to her and she understands pantomime and its topsy-turviness.”

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A Voice in the Corner

A Voice in the Corner

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Ward maids – Royal Infirmary, Sheffield

 

Edith Nellie Gates and friend, Ward Maids, Royal Infirmary, Sheffield

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Marilyn Monroe

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Boris Karloff

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