Grumpy old fart!!!

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

The Troy Laundry and Carpet Beating Company, posted in Preston, 11th June 1904

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Marie Lloyd – 1897

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Aunt Sassie and the Folks – 1944

 

The House of Richard Windsor

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After Bathing – 1898

 

The National Archives

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Mary Miles Minter – 1917

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“Just like new” – Photoplay Magazine – 1917

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Don’t forget Vintage Sunday

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For Perfect Gowning – 1920

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Mary Miles Minter – Ink Blotter

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Mary Pickford – Motion Picture Magazine – July 1918

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