Grumpy old fart!!!

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

Olive Thomas – 1915

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Samaritaine – 1915

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Atora – The London Daily News – Saturday 30th October 1915

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Mary Pickford – Mistress Knell – 1915

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Olive Thomas & Don the inebriate dog in Midnight Frolic 1915

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Olive Thomas – Midnight Frolic – 1915

The Midnight Frolic

Olive Thomas wearing her balloon costume on the stage of the New Amsterdam’s rooftop theatre during the original run of the Midnight Frolic.

Male patrons were encouraged to use their cigars and cigarettes to pop the balloons. Photo circa 1915.

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Olive Thomas – 1915

 

Kay Laurel, Olive Thomas, Marie Wallace, and Margaret Morris photographed for The Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic, 1915

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Olive Thomas – 1915

Olive Thomas, in the Ziegfeld Follies, at the New Amsterdam Theatre

The New York Times – 18th July 1915

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Mary Pickford – Mistress Nell – 1915

 

Mary Pickford and Owen Moore in James Kirkwood’s Mistress Nell (1915)

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Mary Pickford – 1915

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