"I was as nervous as a poker player down to his last pants’ button, and every one of the hard-boiled old-timers in the art department knew it. "
This story was published in The Washington Times in 1922: Martians must soon find means to move to some better world, or be wiped out of existence.
A very attractive combination that is unusually appealing to women of exquisite taste. Built over the new French last, which is the most popular in women’s footwear.
Silent cinema was not a primitive style of filmmaking, but an alternate form of storytelling, with artistic triumphs equivalent to or greater than those of the sound films that followed.
Find out about the lost silent film, 'The Dramatic Life of Abraham Lincoln,' said to be a dignified and reverent, but altogether entertaining, motion picture from 1924.
The highest building in the world will be built on the site of the Waldorf Astoria hotel. It will be known as the Empire State Building, will be eighty stories high, and will cost more than $66,000,000.
How Charles Lindbergh rose from working on a farm to become a worldwide hero for his flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
Elsa Einstein was the professor's second wife... and his first cousin. They did not have any children of their own, but the couple raised her two daughters together. Meanwhile, Albert Einstein's first wife, Mil... Read more...
Even before she wrote Little Women, she was eminent in her family... Louisa May Alcott was a big, lovable, tender-hearted, generous girl, with black hair, thick and long, and flashing, humorous black eyes.
To prove that he is the best dog in Pinehurst, and not the least speck gun-shy. He doesn't care how many times she plays William Tell with him and shoots an apple off his head with a .22 caliber rifle.
The word flapper entangled itself with the 'dreadful' side of youth -- with jazz, short skirts, bobbed hair and glistening legs; with the 'immodest' passing of corsets; with cigarette smoking; with petting parties and gasoline-buggy riding...
It’s not often you can discover long-lost information about a venerable institution like New York City’s PJ Clarke’s. Really — how much more could there be left to learn about a place that’s already a piece of living history?