Monthly Archives: December 2009

12 Australian Sherlock Holmes Ads (1924-1954)

LEGEND (Top to Bottom) Sydney Morning Herald 4 December 1948 Sydney Morning Herald 31 January 1940 Sydney Morning Herald 5 October 1942 Argus 15 May 1924 Argus 11 July 1938 Argus 3 February 1941 Sun-Herald 31 January 1954 Sun-Herald 20 … Continue reading

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Another year ticks by

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Charley Chase’s Dymaxion Car

I was looking at film clips of Anna May Wong on YouTube. She was one of the actors featured in Hollywood Party (1937), a short film of a garden party with a Chinese theme, held to raise funds for the … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture (excluding A.W. Purnell), Film and television