Friday, January 24, 2014

Celebrity pictures - history

 Helen Keller Meeting Charlie Chaplin
 Very Young Lucy Lucille Ball around 1930
 Phoebe Mozee (aka: Annie Oakley). 
Famed for her marksmanship by 12 years old,
she once shot the ashes off of Kaiser Wihelm II's cigarette at his invitation.
When she out shot famed exhibition marksman Frank Butler,
he fell in love with her and they married.
They remained married the rest of their lives
 

 Bea Arthur (née Bernice Frankel) (1922-2009) SSgt. USMC 1943-45 WW II.
Enlisted and assigned as typist at Marine HQ in Wash. DC, then air stations in VA and NC.  Best remembered for her title role in the TV series Maude and as Dorothy in "Golden Girls".
 Billie Holiday at two years old, in 1917.

 Mae Questel ca. 1930s, the voice of Betty Boop and Olive Oyl, Minnie Mouse, Felix the Cat (for three shorts by the Van Beuren Studios), Little Lulu, Little Audrey and Casper, the Friendly Ghost.

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