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"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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A harsh music lesson

A harsh music lesson courtesy of

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Olive Thomas

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Linda Lovelace – 1974

 

 Linda Lovelace at Lord’s cricket ground, 20th June 1974.

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Mary Pickford – 1919

 

D. W. Griffith, with Douglas Fairbanks (seated), Charles Chaplin,

and Mary Pickford during the signing of the articles of incorporation of the United Artists Corp. in 1919.

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Gabrielle Robinne

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Mary Miles Minter

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Lily Elsie (Rotary 4827 S)

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