Friday Glam Spam: Carole Lombard

Carole Lombard

(October 6, 1908 – January 16, 1942)

Image Sources: LIFE (1, 2); Toutlecine.com (3, 4); Doctor Macro (5-12)
This is an official entry in Carole & Co.’s Carole-tennial(+3) Blogathon, celebrating what would have been Carole Lombard’s 103rd birthday (October 6th). This prestigious event, hosted by the premiere Carole Lombard blog, runs from October 6th (yesterday) through October 9th (Sunday). Come check out a plethora of quality entries dedicated to the Queen of Screwball Comedy, and maybe even contribute one yourself!

Friday Glam Spam: Ann Dvorak

Ann Dvorak

(August 2, 1911 – December 10, 1979)

Image Sources: A Person in the Dark (1); Stirred, Straight Up, with a Twist (2); Doctor Macro (3); Wikimedia Commons (4, 5); Powell & Pressburger Images (6); tanimara1 (7); Film Noir Photos (8-12)

Congratulations to Kevyn Knox of The Cinematheque and The Most Beautiful Fraud in the World for being Garbo Laughs’ 100th Facebook fan! He won the privilege of choosing either my next film review or Friday Glam Spam subject; Ann Dvorak was his request. :)

Friday Glam Spam: Ginger Rogers

Ginger Rogers

(July 16, 1911 – April 25, 1995)

Image Sources: Simply Classics (1, 2); Doctor Macro (3-6)

Friday Glam Spam: Gowns by Adrian

Gowns by Adrian

(March 3, 1903 – September 13, 1959)

Image Sources: Doctor Macro (1-3); thefoxling (4, 5); Toutlecine.com (6)

Friday Glam Spam: Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich

(December 27, 1901 – May 6, 1992)

Image Sources: Doctor Macro (1, 2); LIFE (3); Toutlecine.com (4, 5); Simply Classics (6)