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Last heard from in Newark.

Pittsburgh Courier, 9 October 1943.

  • James Smith
  • Freddie Smith
Wilson County

Upside down amusements

The Amusements section of the February 15 1924 Toronto Daily Star was interesting because the typesetter put the word Amusements upside down:

I’ll Say She Is… 77 more words

Skyline -- 1926

by Paula Bosse

This impressive view of the Dallas skyline appeared in a 1926 promotional booklet touting the city’s progressive spirit and intense growth. Click it. 39 more words

Dallas TX

September 19, 1928: Actor Adam West born

Adam West (September 19, 1928 – June 9, 2017) was an American actor known primarily for his role as Batman in the 1960s ABC series of the same name… 135 more words

20th Century People

Untamed (1929)

  • Directed by Jack Conway.
  • Screenplay adapted by Frank Butler (who eventually won an Oscar for GOING MY WAY (1944))…and Sylvia Thalberg (yep, Irving’s sister).
  • Joan Crawford gets above-the-title billing on this, while Robert Montgomery & Ernest Torrence get below (and in letters 3 times as small).
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Getting ready for the 20's

No, darlings, I’m not getting keen, and getting ready for the 2020’s, heaven forbid, though if anyone has an astronaut suit (supposed to be going to Mars in this decade), or a nice robot suit, I wont say no. 634 more words

70's Pop