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Fashion, Beauty and Style: Dixie Dunbar

Fashion, Beauty and Style. Dixie Dunbar, at four feet eleven and one half inches tall was a beautiful, vivacious dancer, entertainer, and actress of 1930s Broadway and Hollywood musicals.

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Bathing Beauty Alexis Smith (2)

  Bathing Beauty Alexis Smith (2) The beautiful Canadian born actress appeared in several major Hollywood movies in the 1940s and had a notable career on Broadway in the 1970s, winning a Tony Award in 1972.

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Joseph Cotten a leading Hollywood actor of the 1940s

Joseph Cotten (May 15, 1905 – February 6, 1994) A film, stage and television actor, Cotten achieved prominence on Broadway, starring in the original stage productions of The Philadelphia Story and Sabrina Fair. He first gained worldwide fame in the … Continue reading

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Lilyan Tashman

Lilyan Tashman (October 23, 1896 – March 21, 1934) was a Brooklyn-born Jewish American vaudeville, Broadway, and film actress. Tashman was best known for her supporting roles as tongue-in-cheek villainesses and the bitchy ‘other woman’. She made sixty-six films over … Continue reading

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Jane Wyatt

Jane Wyatt (August 12, 1910 – October 20, 2006) was an American Broadway, movie, and television actress perhaps best remembered for her role as the housewife and mother on the television comedy “Father Knows Best”, and as Amanda Grayson, the … Continue reading

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