Grumpy old fart!!!

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

Louise Brooks in Love ‘Em and Leave ‘Em (1926.)

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Janis Joplin

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Clara Bow

 

Clara Bow, visits England, c.1932.

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Mary Pickford

Mary Pickford

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Emmie Wehlen – The Graphic – Saturday 10th April 1909

A CHARMING EASTER EGG-THE NEW “MERRY WIDOW”

 

Miss Emmie Wehlen is now taking the title role in the popular Daly’s piece, Miss Lily Elsie having had to retire to Biarritz to recruit. Miss Wehlen is German by birth, and as late as October last knew not a word of English, which now she speaks with the utmost fluency. Photograph by Dover Street Studios.

The Graphic – Saturday 10th April 1909

 

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Happy Easter

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Wedding group c1940

That poor pageboy,how embarrassing 😮

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Mary Pickford – The Tatler – Wednesday 1st August 1928

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Edwardian Nurses

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Our Girls – 1917

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