Who People Are Dating - Diane Ferraz and Nicky Scott
Musical duo, and, at the time, romantically linked couple, Diane Ferraz and Nicky Scott who performed together in the band, The Ferris Wheel, pairing black female singers with white male performers, an unusual combination at the time. Featured in London Life as the lead image in a piece on 'Who People Are Dating.' Ferraz was born in Trinidad and the caption comments as follows, 'Diane Ferrax (sic) and Nicky Scott are really in love, have made a record together, have been boycotted by magazines who disapprove of coloured liaisons.' Date: 1966
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In Silesia, with a mixed German and Polish population, residents of Kattowitz/ Katowice await the results of the plebiscite which will divide the region.
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Italy. Ostia Antica. The Republican Store-building. Genera
Italy. Ostia Antica. The Republican Store-building was in reality probably a complex of shops and workshops. The walls were erected at the end of the 1st century BC in opus quasi reticulatum. General view from the south-east with the tufa piers of the original southern portico.
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