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Review: A Touch of Stardust by Kate Alcott

I found this fun story on Net Galley. I’ve always been a fan of classic movies and this story sounded so neat: a young woman moves to Hollywood from Indiana since she wants to be a screenwriter. 251 more words

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Paulino Alcantara – 1930’s Tipografia Madriguera – Baraja Futbolistica (Playing Card)

This card looks like its been to hell and back, but its got a good home now.  See previously posted Madriguera playing cards for more info.

Shipped from Spain.


The Quasi-Kidnapping of Kitty Von Kat: page 14

This strip actually moves the plot along! Don’t get used to it …

See the entire plot from the very beginning over here.


Centennial Photo Display: 1930's

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Pendleton & Arto, Inc. medical supplies, January 1930

Houston’s Medical Arts Building (1926-1980’s) housed physicians’ and dentists’ offices, and related businesses such as this medical supplier. 1,256 more words


[103] Blind Blake - Ragtime Guitar's Foremost Fingerpicker

The hiss and pop heard in the transfer of these recordings from wax give the music a fragile air, a feeling which is intensified by the clean single guitar notes, yet utterly at odds with the solid, seemingly indestuctible structure which these individual notes construct. 307 more words