Singer, dancer, and bandleader Cab Calloway (1907-1994) became one of America’s most popular entertainers in the 1930s. In 1944 The New Cab Calloway’s Hepsters Dictionary: Language of Jive was published, which translated jive for curious fans.
Partygoers from the early 1950s. From vieilles_annonces.
Sixty years on and we’re just as stupid.
Elvis Presley Lipstick with engraved autograph on the side of the case, c. 1956
Rita Hayworth at a Halloween party, 1938
"Dangerous Crossing" (1953) - Joseph M. Newman
Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball and Ginger Rogers in Stage Door (1937)
This is an Audrey Horne outfit