Friday, September 29, 2017

Maude On The Cover


I discovered that the American post-punk band Protomartyr uses an image of Maude Fealy for the album art of their new album 'Relatives In Descent'. And it appears to be based on one of my own postcards! Here is the original picture:

Check the imprint of the postmark on the album cover and on this postcard in the upper right corner, their artwork designer (Joe Casey) indeed used my card! (the postmark is dated May 27 1906 5:30PM)

And here are some more pictures of Maude posing as a nun:





(all postcards from my own collection)

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

π Day!

Today's date is 3-14: so it is Pi Day!

So today you have a good excuse to eat pi :-)

nice pun of Harry Nilsson's song One (is the loneliest number)


A Brief History of π

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Sunday, January 1, 2017

Happy New Year !

Clara Bow and Larry Gray, 1925 (General Photographic Agency)


A happy new 1925 2017 to all my readers!


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