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My sister Toni

As you may recall, I had a sister and a brother. My sister Toni was thirteen years older than me, my brother just four years. So my sister was born in 1910, even before World War One. 487 more words


February 6

February 6, 1934 – Vice Chairman and Principal Creative Executive of WDI and Disney Legend Marty Sklar is Born

“Our training was by Walt, who was always there pitching in with new ideas and improving everyone else’s input. 289 more words

The Danish Girl: A Portrait of Transformation

The Danish Girl is a film where we can discover a passionate bond between two people. Gerda and Einar come to terms with Einar believing he is a woman born in a man’s body. 634 more words


Gone with the Wind (1939)

So, this is one of those classic films that you think you know because you’ve seen so many parodies and heard catchphrases (“Fiddle-dee-dee!” and “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.”), but when you actually sit down and watch all four hours of it, you realize that you never had a clue what it was about. 493 more words

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Bias Cut 1931 Dress (Part 2: Finished!)

To read about Part 1 click here (look at me learning how to do links! Not such a Luddite after all!)

So…. its finished!

The construction is not perfect, nor is it entirely accurate. 820 more words

Art Deco Sewing

An uncanny prediction in 1937

My father was a student in the Pelman Institute in the 1930s. As one of his assignments (in 1937) he was asked to image the world in the year 2000AD. 432 more words

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