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The Picture Actress and Her Gowns: 1916 | Mrs Daffodil Digresses

Dressmaker Is the Skeleton in The Picture Actress’ Closet Brand-new Gowns Are Demanded For Almost Every New Scene in Photoplays. MUST ALWAYS BE IN STYLE Film Patrons Also Insist on … Continue reading

11/15/2016 · Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray as Frou Frou in The Merry Widow (1907)

Originally posted on FROM THE BYGONE:
In the first decade of the 20th century, Gabrielle Ray (1883 – 1973) had a good career in musical theatre, she was considered one of…

10/11/2015 · 2 Comments