Glamourous 1950s models

Model Effie Green holden Girl at a Postbox Woman and cone Face shot Photo by Harvey Turtz Photo by Constantin Joffe photo by Douglas Grundy Charm by Richard Beattie Photo by Clyde Mooney Between the acts By Bruno Bernard Photo by Bruno Bernard Photo by Bruno Bernard Babs Beckwith …photographed by Jon Stearns Once again …

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World War Two Pin Ups

Jean RogersJean Rogers (March 25, 1916 – February 24, 1991) was an American actress. She is best remembered today as Dale Arden in two of the three Flash Gordon serials.Gene TierneyGene Tierney (November 19, 1920 – November 6, 1991) was an American film and stage actress. Acclaimed as one of the great beauties of her …

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Marion Davies

Marion Davies (January 3, 1897 – September 22, 1961) was an American film actress. Davies is best remembered for her relationship with newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst. Even during her career, her high-profile social life often obscured her professional career. In her posthumously published memoirs, Davies claimed she wasn’t an actress, knew nothing about politics, …

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Vintage Stockings – an image and film history

1920’s hosiery ad – illustrated by Coles Phillips. Vintage Stockings History and Archive films The story of how hosiery developed into such a uniquely feminine piece of apparel is largely to do with the developments in fiber. During the late 1800’s, the fibers used in hosiery changed over from woolen to cotton. By the early …

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