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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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Katy Jurado had a successful film career both in Mexico and in Hollywood

Katy Jurado (January 16, 1924 – July 5, 2002) was a Mexican and American film, stage and television actress who had a successful film career both in Mexico and in Hollywood. Jurado began her acting career in Mexico in 1943 … Continue reading

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Frances Drake a Hollywood Film Actress during the 1930s

Frances Drake (October 22, 1912 – January 18, 2000) a Hollywood film actress probably best known for playing Eponine in “Les Misérables” (1935). Other movies include “Ladies Should Listen” (1934), “Mad Love” (1935), “The Invisible Ray” (1936) and “It’s a Wonderful World” … Continue reading

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Peter Lawford a popular English actor from 1940s to the 1960s

Peter Lawford (September 7, 1923 – December 24, 1984) was an English-born American actor. Lawford was a member of the “Rat Pack” and brother-in-law to President John F. Kennedy, and more noted in later years for his off-screen activities as … Continue reading

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Barbara Jo Allen, actress also known as “Vera Vague” during the 1940s and 50s

Barbara Jo Allen (September 2, 1906 – September 14, 1974) was an actress, comedienne, and writer who induced laughs nationwide during the 1940s and 50s after originating and literally becoming synonymous with the talky, shrill-voiced, man-hungry spinster “Vera Vague”.  Allen … Continue reading

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