Jazz Age Lawn Party, Governor’s Island, New York City. 8/16/14.
drats, was out of town :(
W.C. Fields and Ziegfeld Follies girls Helen Ellsworth, Aelene Sheldon, Cricket Wooten and Margy Martyn during a rehearsal, February 20, 1925
lets be serious for a moment
The Magician - SPELLBINDING!!
Sidney Lust girls, 1919 or 1920
the winner of the ‘Beautiful Toddlers’ competition watches as the other competitors struggle over her prize - a large toy dog. The competition was part of Southend Carnival, held in Priory Park, August 16, 1938
Twiggy wearing a bobbed blonde wig from London hairdresser Leonard’s - photo by Justin de Villeneuve, 1972
Ethel Barrymore with her three children - John Drew Colt, Samuel Colt and Ethel Barrymore Colt
Heading to Governor’s Island for the #JazzAgeLawnParty this weekend and you haven’t got a clue what to wear? These fashion features, published in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle through the spring and summer of 1924, are full of helpful suggestions.
Irene Rich and Virginia Lee Corbin are rushed in The Honeymoon Express (1926)
Robert Ryan visits the House of Bamboo (1955)