FRANK SINATRA’S HOUSE IN PALM SPRINGS – DESIGNED BY E. STEWART WILLIAMS – PHOTOGRAPHED BY JULIUS SHULMAN
Babies, go this lovely weblog and see how Twin Palms appeared in a Joan Crawford film… Frank Sinatra: Mid-Century Modern Godfather – B.E.L.T. – St. Louis.
Rita Hayworth announcing her divorce from the Aly Khan at the Beverly Hills Hotel in 1951. I think this image says it all concerning celebrity bust ups. Note the sterile… Read more SPLITSVILLE FOR RITA HAYWORTH AND THE ALY KHAN →
The building was first owned by Ince, then Cecil B., then Selznick, then Desilu… Selznick must have liked the Colonial architectural style. Although, with those arches the home is more… Read more SELZNICK HOME AND OFFICE →
Beloved the world over: On May 26, 1947, the FBI issued a memo stating “With regard to the picture “It’s a Wonderful Life”, [redacted] stated in substance that the film… Read more IT’S WONDERFUL LIFE – COMMUNIST PROPAGANDA →
Waiters outside the Hollywood Brown Derby – on strike in 1934: A night view in Hollywood some thirty years later… You can see the Brown Derby’s neon sign glowing on… Read more A STRIKE AND A NIGHT VIEW AT THE HOLLYWOOD BROWN DERBY →