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Theda Bara might be the most significant celebrity pioneer whose movies you’ve never seen. She was the movie industry’s first sex symbol; the first femme fatale; the first silent film actress to have a fictional identity invented for her by publicists and sold through a receptive media to a public who was happy to be conned; and she might have been America’s first homegrown goth.
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DigitalNC: Issues of Wake Forest University’s The Student from 1906-1935 added. “Additional issues of Wake Forest University’s The Student are now online. The additional issues cover 1906 through 1935. 30 more words
Cristal Cerveza Cuban Beer, Early 1920s Calendar Advertising Cuba
Remarkable Recent Find In A Shop In Havana. Unbelievable That Something Like This Cardboard Survived The Tropical Heat And Humidity So Long. 64 more words