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Harold Lloyd dances with his daughter Gloria - 1943

fyeah-haroldlloyd:

Harold Lloyd dances with his daughter Gloria - 1943

Deborah Kerr in “The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp” (1943) dir, by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger

Jerry gets creative with Tom’s likeness in “The Lonesome Mouse” (1943)


Cyd Charisse - c. 1940s

Cyd Charisse - c. 1940s

War Kitties in Hammocks

Carriers and other vessels got infested with rodents. So cats were not just morale boosters (which they very much were) they were also working members of the crew. Some have even been immortalized for surviving multiple attacks on their ships, etc. Military dogs have been recognized for the important roles they’ve played but I think cats kinda get lost in the shuffle of military animals sometimes.

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A beautician and Max Factor agent paints a seam on a woman’s bare leg. The aim was to produce a tromp l’oeuil effect, giving the impression that the woman was wearing the sheerest of stockings, 1940.

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A beautician and Max Factor agent paints a seam on a woman’s bare leg. The aim was to produce a tromp l’oeuil effect, giving the impression that the woman was wearing the sheerest of stockings, 1940.



Dolores Moran and two servicemen celebrate New Years at The Hollywood Canteen - 1944
Happy New Year, Everyone!  xoxox

Dolores Moran and two servicemen celebrate New Years at The Hollywood Canteen - 1944

Happy New Year, Everyone!  xoxox


Goldwyn Girls mingle with Navy men during WW2 - c. 1940s

Goldwyn Girls mingle with Navy men during WW2 - c. 1940s

Dolores Moran and two servicemen celebrate New Years at The Hollywood Canteen - 1944

Dolores Moran and two servicemen celebrate New Years at The Hollywood Canteen - 1944

Men and women of the armed forces during WW2 celebrate Thanksgiving - 1943

Men and women of the armed forces during WW2 celebrate Thanksgiving - 1943

A soldier comes home for Christmas during WW2 - c. 1940s

The Victory Girls Gas Station in Los Angeles, CA - 1942

The Victory Girls Gas Station in Los Angeles, CA - 1942

Female gas station attendants assist a customer in San Francisco, CA - 1942

Female gas station attendants assist a customer in San Francisco, CA - 1942

Buster Keaton serves drinks to enlisted men at the Hollywood Canteen - c. early 1940s

Buster Keaton serves drinks to enlisted men at the Hollywood Canteen - c. early 1940s