Grumpy old fart!!!

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

Gabrielle Ray (Davidson Bros. 4153)

Gabrielle Ray

November 16, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Lily Elsie, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray – Photograph – (Aristophot E1795)

Photograph

October 29, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles G 700 Y)

October 25, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Rotophot 0323)

Walter James MacQueen-Pope wrote a very good description of Miss Ray’s performance in “The Orchid ” and the costumes she wore during the performance.

August 16, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Rotary 4983 H)

Gabrielle Ray (Rotary 4983 H)

June 23, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Philco 3336 D)

May 24, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Maid, Maids, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Birthday Greetings (J. Beagles 951)

Birthday Greetings (J. Beagles 951)

Birthday Greetings (J. Beagles 951 H)

Gabrielle Ray, was born Gabrielle Elizabeth Clifford Cook on 28th April 1883 in Cheadle, Stockport Cheshire.

April 27, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Gabrielle Ray (Rotary 4988 C)

Gabrielle Ray (Rotary 4988 C)

April 11, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Davidson)

March 17, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pink Pyjama Girl

In 1903 Gabrielle Ray appeared as “Thisbe” in “The Orchid” as part of her performance she wore a pink pyjama suit for a song and dance routine called “The Pink Pyjama Girl”. A hundred years later Rosaleen Young wore a pink pyjama suit for this photo shoot.

February 20, 2011 Posted by | Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Risqué, Rosaleen Young, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments