Miss Edna Mays Wedding to Oscar Lewisohn - Wedding party
Miss Edna May's Wedding Party - featuring Miss Edna May (1878-1948) as well as Miss Jane May, Mrs Pettie, Miss Pauline Chase, Mr Oscar Lewisohn and Miss Gertie Millar. In 1907, she agreed to marry millionaire Oscar Lewisohn and retired from the stage. The couple settled in England. They had no children, and Lewisohn died in 1917. Date: 1907
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
Dame Edna Everage and Larry Hagman on a chat show
Comic personality, Melbourne housewife and superstar (or gigastar) Dame Edna Everage (played by the Australian comedian Barry Humphries, b 1934) with the American actor Larry Hagman (b 1931), best known for his role as JR Ewing in the long-running 1980s TV soap opera, Dallas. Seen here taking part in Dame Edna's very own chat show, The Dame Edna Experience -- you could call it 'When Larry Met Barry'.
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