Grumpy old fart!!!

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

Bessie Love – 1918

 

Bessie Love photographed by Albert Witzel, 1918

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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

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Ginger Rogers

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Mary Miles Minter

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Vintage Sunday

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Olive Thomas

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Dita Von Teese

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Olive Thomas – 1916

 

Olive Thomas as Rita Malone in the 1916 Wharton Studio production of Beatrice Fairfax

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