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Ellen

ORIGIN:
Variation of “Helen“, meaning “torch” or “bright one”.

VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
Alena, Alyona, Elen, Elena, Eleni, Eli, Elin, Elina, Ella, Elle, Ellie, Ellin, Elly, Ellyn, Elyn, Helen, Helena, Helene, Hellen, Ileana, Jelena, Leena, Lena, Lene, Leni, Lenke, Nell, Nelle, Nellie, Nelly, Olena, Yelena, etc. 83 more words

English

A Reel Treat: Day Three of Capitolfest

Sifting through folders of vintage movie stills. Sounds like paradise, doesn’t it? Errol Flynn winks up at me. Valentino smolders from a shiny pocket-sized portrait. And Tyrone Power, well, he just looks like Tyrone Power. 1,544 more words

1930s

Bernard

ORIGIN:
Germanic, meaning “stern bear” or “brave bear”.

VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
Barnard, Barnet, Barney, Ben, Bent, Berinhard, Bernardino, Bernardo, Bernarr, Bernat, Bernd, Bernhard, Bernie, Bernt, Berny, Dino, etc. 54 more words

English

Mystery Boat 30/08/2014

Mystery Boat 30/08/2014

photo from snapshot book of H.D.Guthrie.

Roger Guthrie sent in this photo from his Grandfathers collection, the date is approx. 1925 & the location Waiheke Island. 65 more words

Launches

Experience the Giraffe Manor

Experience the Giraffe Manor

March 22, 2013 By admin Leave a Comment

Built in the 1930s, Giraffe Manor is placed in twelve acres of private land within 140 acres of local forest and it is just twenty kilometres           from Nairobi city centre. 244 more words

Cool Things

OHSU, circa 1939

Today we have an aerial view of southwest Portland overlooking OHSU. In this aerial you can also see SW Terwilliger Blvd., SW Barbur Blvd., SW Farmington Rd., Marquam Nature Park, and the upper portion of Duniway Park containing the lilac gardens. 17 more words

Portland

Modern Times

Though Modern Times was made in the mid 1930s, many of its themes and situations are just as relevant today as they were back then.  Men are still slaves to machines in more than just the workplace.   485 more words

Oscar Snubbed Films