“Being a star is no snap. It’s real work. And that, coupled with the speed with which movies are made these days, has taken all the fun away.” — Richard Arlen Source: 1930 Photo: Otto Dyar Richard Arlen and Jobyna Ralston On 2-Day Honeymoon RIVERSIDE, January 29, 1927 – (UP) – Jobyna Ralston and […]
“Now, isn’t that just too beautiful. I look as if I have a Marlene Dietrich figure. If there’s anything I haven’t got, it’s a figure.” — Ina Claire Source: Allan Jordan (1931) Photo: The Greeks Had a Word for Them (1932) From the Monrovia Daily News, May 29, 1929.
The Hungarian Water Polo team at the Los Angeles Summer Olympics in 1932. The team won the gold medal, while Germany took the silver, and the United States received the bronze. The man on the far right is Olivér Halassy, the first amputee to compete in the Olympics as a swimmer. He had lost part of […]