19th of February 2014
 

Billie Holiday~ All the Way c.1959 

(Source: maudelynn)

 
Broadway Starlet Louise Joyce in Sunny Days c.1928 

Broadway Starlet Louise Joyce in Sunny Days c.1928 

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May 1942 "Southington, Connecticut. Girls at drugstore."  by Fenno Jacobs 
via shorpy.com

May 1942 "Southington, Connecticut. Girls at drugstore."  by Fenno Jacobs 

via shorpy.com

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Alice Faye c.1930 

Alice Faye c.1930 

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18th of February 2014
 

Rescues Penny, the Silky Chicken, and Roo, the two legged Chihuahua are the best of friends :) 

read their amazing story here; http://www.viralnova.com/silky-chicken-2-legged-dog/

(Source: maudelynn)

 

1920s Art Deco Egyptian Revival Plique a Jour enamel Scarab beetle pin

via http://www.rubylane.com/

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Places of Interest ~ Amusement ~ Sport in Los Angeles c.1929 
In this vintage map of L.A. County from 1929 hand drawn by cartographer and historian Hebert E. Floercky, we get a glimpse into the surprising things you could do for fun back then. (This moment in time was prominent because it was also on the cusp of the Great Depression when the nation was hit by the stock market crash of Black Tuesday in October 1929.)
see full map here http://www.lapl.org/sites/default/files/visual-collections/maps/map0030.jpg
text via laist.com

Places of Interest ~ Amusement ~ Sport in Los Angeles c.1929 

In this vintage map of L.A. County from 1929 hand drawn by cartographer and historian Hebert E. Floercky, we get a glimpse into the surprising things you could do for fun back then. (This moment in time was prominent because it was also on the cusp of the Great Depression when the nation was hit by the stock market crash of Black Tuesday in October 1929.)

see full map here http://www.lapl.org/sites/default/files/visual-collections/maps/map0030.jpg

text via laist.com

(Source: maudelynn.tumblr.com )

 

Billie Holiday at record producer Harry Lim’s jam session, photographed by Life photographer Charles Peterson, c. 1939

Other musicians in attendance include Duke Ellington, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Johnny Hodgers, J.C. Higginbotham, Hot Lips Page and Chu Berry among others.

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Mary Pickford… and a fuzzy fuzzy kitten 
via http://www.warefamilies.org/

Mary Pickford… and a fuzzy fuzzy kitten 

via http://www.warefamilies.org/

(Source: maudelynn)

 
A Follies Beauty c.1933 

A Follies Beauty c.1933 

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