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World War II's Famous "Rosie the Riveter" Dies at Age 92

The greatest generation, a generation with traditional values, is leaving us and will soon be no more. RIP, Rosie.

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Mary Doyle Keefe, known for modeling as “Rosie the Riveter” in the famed Norman Rockwell painting that came to symbolize women factory workers during World War II, has died, according to an obituary published by a local mortuary.

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The Real Rosie the Riveter Dies at 92

She was a 19 year old telephone operator back in 1943, when neighbor Normal Rockwell asked her to pose for a painting. She had no idea that her image would become a national icon. 233 more words

Mary Keefe

My limerick must have been napping

Well folks, I recently found out that the limerick below, my entry for the November/December 2014 Saturday Evening Post limerick contest, did not even earn an honorable mention.  113 more words

Steven S. Walsky

Sarah Weber and the Saturday Evening Post

Saturday Evening Post editor George Horace Lorimer spotted Weber’s talent and became her patron, offering Sarah a contract to contribute covers scheduled on a regular weekly basis – but she declined – unsure of her ability to maintain strict deadlines along with family obligations, while retaining her artistic integrity. 195 more words

Women Illustrators

Norman Rockwell : Home for the Holidays : Saturday Evening Post Covers : Blog #6

Santa’s Expenses

This artwork appeared on the December 4th, 1920 edition of The Saturday Evening Post and is also known as “Santa and his Expense Book or Santas Children… 32 more words

ANTOLOGIA DE CONTOS DE ACÇÃO

A NOITE DO ANO NOVO – 4  (por Johnston McCulley)

Como prometido, aqui têm a conclusão do conto de Johnston McCulley publicado em 1949 n’O Mosquito nºs 1051 a 1054, com tradução de Raul Correia e um sugestivo cabeçalho desenhado por… 997 more words

Raul Correia