Inaugural Addresses on Flickr.
Don’t be lured to the mall for sales on things like TVs and shoes. Stay inside and celebrate Presidents Day by listening to some inauguration speeches on vinyl!
Shirley Temple Black passed away late last night at the age of 85. Beyond her remarkable career as a child actress, she devoted her time and energies to all kinds of service to benefit our socienty. A truly wonderful and great woman!!
RIP Shirley! April 23, 1928 to February 10, 2014
No One Cares — Frank Sinatra on Flickr.
1959 on Capitol Records.
After looking for this LP for quite some time, I finally found it this morning at an estate sale for a dollar.
Happy 81st Birthday to Abbe Lane!
(Born December 14, 1932)
“Jayne Mansfield may turn boys into men, but I take them from there.”
by Frank Thistle frommen’s magazine Adam, Vol. 7 No. 4, 1963
John Kennedy on Flickr.
A Memorial Album — His Most Famous Speeches
Including comments by Barry Golwater, Adlai Stevenson, Lyndon Johnson, Sir Alec Home, and Pope Paul VI.
Released on Diplomat Records
A Memorial Album — John Fitzgerald Kennedy on Flickr.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy — May 29, 1917 to November 22, 1963
This memorial album products by Premier Albums
Happy Birthday to Dylan Thomas!
(October 27, 1914 – November 9, 1953)
Currently watching the baseball playoffs while doing other things in my studio.
Somewhere I have an autographed photo of Waite Hoyt along with a personal letter (typed and signed) he sent me in response to a letter I mailed him when I was a kid. Hoyt is a Hall of Famer and was a member of the 1927 New York Yankees, generally acknowledged as the best baseball team in history.
Coffee Time — Morton Gould on Flickr.
One of the MOST important days of the year… National Coffee Cup Day!!
Pour yourself a steaming cup’o’joe and relax!
RIP Eydie Gorme (August 16, 1928 – August 10, 2013)
LOS ANGELES — Eydie Gorme, a popular nightclub and television singer who had a huge solo hit in 1963 with “Blame It on the Bossa Nova,” died on Saturday. She was 84.