Grumpy old fart!!!

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

Mary Pickford – The Sketch – Wednesday 20th May 1931

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Vesta Tilley – 1896 – 1919

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Peggy Kurton

 

Peggy Kurton was born on 4th May 1895 in Bristol, England as Gladys Augusta Harriet Kurton.

She died on 25th April 25, 1977 in Southwark, London, England.

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Woollands Quality Sale – The Sketch – Wednesday 22nd June 1921

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Skootamata – 1919

 

For anyone who hates those **&&* e-scooters the Skootamata came before in 1919

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Hats – 1896 – 1912

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Ivy Close – The Sketch – Wednesday 17th May 1922

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Audrey Hepburn – The Sketch – Wednesday 26th March 1958

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The Pandora Fur Safe – The Sketch – Wednesday 30th July 1913

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Iris Hoey – The Sketch – Wednesday 24th July 1918

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