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Wednesday Wish List #1

I am a prolific user of Pinterest and have many boards dedicated to vintage, particularly fashion and lingerie.  One of my favourites is my ‘Wish List’ board which I have so that I can pin all of the vintage inspired clothing and shoes I want to buy. 432 more words

Vintage Fashion

1930s Wool men's Malibu swimsuit

This vintage swimsuit was made in the late 1930s by Malibu. It is made of burgundy wool, with a false fly and a key/coin pocket with a buttoned, scalloped flap. 79 more words


"MUST I write?"

Some good advice for aspiring writers from successful writers, who are usually far better sources of such guidance than all the writing gurus who write nothing but books about how to write. 745 more words

20th Century

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Personal Style - Vintage Eva Green

I love these 2 black and white shots of Eva Green. Great vintage style. I love the “bow tie”!

Vintage Style

Bullets or Ballots (1936)

*. The title is only vaguely allusive – there’s just the one passing mention of bullets and ballots in the opening newsreel — but I guess someone thought it was clever. 521 more words


One Night The Moon - 2001

The lengthy car trips of my childhood were accompanied primarily by the sweet and enchanting vocals of Paul Kelly, one of the best singer/songwriters to emerge from Australia. 250 more words

Recommended Films

John Hickman, A Slave Sent to Retrieve Jim Bowie's Body from the Alamo, Appeared at the 1930 State Fair of Texas at the Age of 110

by Paula Bosse

Here on San Jacinto Day, the story of a former slave who was sent to fetch Bowie’s body from the Alamo and lived long enough talk into a WFAA radio microphone. 1,045 more words

Dallas TX