"I don’t think fame has ever touched me. I have been grateful for favors, for courtesies, for opened doors, for attention. But on the other hand, I have been denied many simple, normal things because of it."

As told to Adela Rogers St. Johns, 1930

"I don’t think fame has ever touched me. I have been grateful for favors, for courtesies, for opened doors, for attention. But on the other hand, I have been denied many simple, normal things because of it."

As told to Adela Rogers St. Johns, 1930

make me choose — band of brothers or the pacific?
for emoirous

nineteen-fifty-four:

Ida Lupino.

nineteen-fifty-four:

Ida Lupino.

Cornell Capa photographs JFK’s presidential campaign, 1960.
sydneyflapper:

Cloth of Silver (silver lamé) cape

sydneyflapper:

Cloth of Silver (silver lamé) cape

gatabella:

Marlene Dietrich, Song of Songs, 1933

gatabella:

Marlene Dietrich, Song of Songs, 1933

gatabella:

Vivien Leigh and Robert Taylor, Waterloo Bridge, 1940

gatabella:

Vivien Leigh and Robert Taylor, Waterloo Bridge, 1940

gatabella:

Grace Kelly, 1962