Grumpy old fart!!!

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

The only way is Essex

 

A charming wedding group from Great Dunmow Essex, 1890

 

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When I saw you…………

“When I saw you, I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew”

Come ti vidi, M’innamorai, E tu sorridi Perchè lo sai,

is from Arrigo Boito libretto for the 1893 opera Falstaff, with music by Giuseppe Verdi.

My thanks to False Scribes

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Wedding group c1900

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Japanese Bride and Groom

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Wedding group c1940

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Bride and Groom – 1914

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Wedding group – Photographer Speight of Kettering

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Army Wedding c1900

I bought this wedding postcard and after some digging and help from several enthusiasts,

as I had no idea of whether the soldiers were British or not the suggestion is that the guard of honour

was performed by soldiers from the Royal Army Pay Corps.

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Bride and Groom -1930

In friendly memory and with thanks from Elfriede and family Huber. Vienna (Wien) 3-9-1930

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Marilyn Miller and Jack Pickford – 1922

 

Marilyn Miller (1st September 1898 – 7th April 1936) married Jack Pickford (18th August 1896 – 3rd January 1933)

on 31st July 1922, they separated in 1926 and subsequently divorced in November 1927.

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