A pic is worth a 1,000 words
SINGING THE BLUES
Sammy Davis Jr. photographed by Burt Glinn, 1959.
COSTLY RABBIT STEW
Prisoner #4100, George Davey, age 10, sentenced to one month’s hard labour in Wandsworth Prison, London in 1872 for stealing two rabbits. Lost his virginity while in prison
PLAY IT AGAIN, COMRADE!
A Soviet tank crew pause during the Battle of Breslau for musical accompaniment by a comrade and an abandoned organ. The Battle of Breslau was a three month long siege of the city of Breslau in Lower Silesia, Germany (now Wrocław, Poland), lasting to the end of the war in Europe. From 13 February 1945 to 6 May 1945, German troops in Breslau were besieged by the Soviet forces which encircled the city as part of the Lower Silesian Offensive Operation. The German garrison’s surrender on 6 May was followed by the surrender of all German forces two days after the battle. Breslau, Lower Silesia, Germany (now Wrocław, Poland). March 1945. Image taken by Anatoliy Egorov.
LIFE RETURNS TO NORMAL AFTER WAR
High-Wire Circus Artists at Heumarkt, Cologne, 1946
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Sophia Loren photographed by Edward Quinn
YOUTHFUL PRINCESS ELIZABETH
YOUTHFUL CAPTAIN KIRK!
William Shatner today
BEFORE AIRCONDITIONING WAS INVENTED…
Just nice to look at