Grumpy old fart!!!

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

Getting ready for Vintage Sunday

Hairdressing salon in Chancery-Lane, London in French magazine “Lectures pour tous,”  September 1910.

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Rosaleen Young

 

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Marilyn Monroe – 1955

 

Marilyn Monroe on a New York City subway, at Grand Central Station in 1955.

The Marilyn Diaries

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Praise the Lord

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Non uniform day

 

agentlemansguideto

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Naughty schoolgirls

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Gaby Deslys – The Tatler – Wednesday 12th October 1921

A PATHETIC MEMORY

THE LATE MLLE. GABY DESLYS AND MR. HARRY PILCER IN HER LAST FILM,

WHICH HAS JUST BEEN RELEASED

 

Taken at Deauville at the time when the last film, “The God of Luck,” in which poor Gaby appeared, was being made. This film will be produced in London on October 16. It is stated that at the time when this story was being filmed Gaby Deslys had a presentiment that it would be her last bit of work, and at her instigation the happy ending was altered. In the story the heroine has to write a letter to the man she loves saying that she cannot marry him, “because a greater power is claiming me”

 

The Tatler – Wednesday 12th October 1921

 

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Gaby Deslys

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Olive Thomas – Photoplay Magazine 1917

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Mary Pickford and Owen Moore – Photoplay – 1917

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