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Ms. Marilyn Monroe, the Unexpected Cover Girl

All these diff


come to me,

looking at this



& Marilyn Monroe.


an unlikely pair -

one just be-ginning -

one no longer there. 121 more words


Welcome and Thank you!

My mother started this blog.

She started this blog well before blogging was ever defined.

She started it when she handed me a stack of old Fashion magazines that had been published during the Roaring Twenties. 301 more words

#antique Textiles

working collages

When I am working out ideas for my next painting, I like to break things up by creating a few quick fun collages like this one. 31 more words

Brooke Sauer

The 1950s Dream House

It’s 1956

and you’re

looking for

new digs -

a house you

can afford,


keep up

with Mr. Jones.

You ain’t got much,

such as it is, 224 more words


Marilyn Monroe - The Unlikely Ms. Cover

Ms. was new

in ’72.

A magazine for


hoping to be

taken seriously -

no longer objects

or just  girls, pretty

in pink. 169 more words


She Drove a Duesenberg - Fortune Magazine, 1935

If I were alive

in ’35,

I’d like to be

one of the lucky

filthy rich -

sailing above

the Great Depression -

like a trapeze… 126 more words


Pre-VIDA Call to Action!

I found this ad in a 1964 women’s magazine. Almost fifty years before VIDA, Faith Baldwin tried to give female writers a kick in the butt.