My Favourite Model (Mrs David Wright) by David Wright
My Favourite Model (Mrs David Wright) by David Wright. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or 'pin-ups' for 'The Sketch' during the 1940's. David Wright's 'Lovelies' proved hugely popular and adorned practically every military mess, bunker, dormitory or club room in the country during World War II.
© Estate of David Wright/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library
Market Reports Illustrated - "Tobacco"
Market Reports Illustrated - "Tobacco - There was a sudden downward tendency!" A school Master spies three naughty boys grabbing a crafty smoke outside the school wall. They seem shocked at being found out, although two of the miscreants do not appear to have had the best reaction to their ingestion of the 'weed'! Date: 1903
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
Couple on holiday stroll along the promenade at Felixstowe
Couple on holiday stroll along the promenade at Felixstowe, Suffolk. The badges on his jacket hint that perhaps he is a railwayman and his wife is carrying a couple of novels to while away the hours resident in her deckchair... Date: circa 1930s
© Grenville Collins Postcard Collection / Tom Gillmor / Mary Evans
1930s, 30s, Bathing, Beach, Carrying, Couple, Feb17, Felixstowe, Holiday, Holidaymakers, Huts, Newspaper, Pipe, Promenade, Seafront, Smoker, Smokes, Smoking, Stroll, Strolling, Strolls, Suffolk, Thirties, Walk, Walking, Walks