A portrait of Mrs Lillie Langtry
A portrait of Mrs Lillie Langtry. Born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton, was a British music hall singer and stage actress famous for her many stage productions including She Stoops to Conquer, The Lady of Lyons and As You Like It.
She had a number of relationships with British Royals, firstly as the Royal mistress of The Prince of Wales, Albert Edward. As that ended she began an affair with the Earl of Shrewsbury. She also had a brief affair with the German Prince Louis of Battenberg.
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North American SNJ-2 Texan N66082
North American SNJ-2 Texan N66082 at La Guardia Airport NY. Constructed as a SNJ-2 (MSN 65-2026) with Bureau of Aeronautics No. 2037. Taken on Strength-Charge with the United States Navy 1946. To Southern Aircraft Sales and Export Co, Miami FL with registration NC66082. To Anthony Stinis-Stinis Air Service-Skytypers Inc, La Guardia Airport NY and Cypress CA with new c-r N66082 in 1963. To Skytypers Inc, Los Alamitos CA keeping c-r N66082 1 January 1984. To Mark D. Dilullo, Charlotte Court VA keeping c-r N66082 1992. To Warlords Inc Paterson NJ keeping c-r N66082 14 August 1995. To Warlords Inc Pittsfield NH with new c-r N415NJ 20 July 2008. To Warlords Inc, Pittsfield, NH keeping c-r N415NJ 29 December 2014. Date: circa 1965
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Lottie Collins music hall singer and dancer 1865-1910
Lottie Collins (Charlotte Louisa Collins) music hall singer and dancer. Famous for singing Ta-ra-ra Boom-de-ay accompanied by a wild skirt dance with high kicks exposing stockings held up by sparkling garters. An early image produced on a cigarette card advertising Ogden?s Golden Guinea Cigarettes. Date: circa 1890s
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