Lawrence of Arabia
British archaeologist, soldier, intelligence officer and writer, Thomas Edward Lawrence (1888-1935), known as Lawrence of Arabia. Seen here in RAF uniform on a Brough Superior SS100 motorbike. He changed his name to T. E. Shaw in the 1920s to conceal his identity and notoriety of his previous life leading the Arab revolt
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Strip tease card game - Prudie suit - Prig
Strip tease card game - Prudie suit - Prig. A game which features characters involved in performing (and subsequently prosecuting and defending) a striptease. The complex rules allow for two variants of the game, providing for prosecution of the person (or theatre) presenting the striptease.
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Cartoon, A G Vance and fellow-theatricals
Cartoon, A G Vance and fellow-theatricals Henry Irving, Squire Bancroft and J L Toole. Vance comments on the fact that they are going to visit the Prince of Wales at Marlborough House -- not to seem left out, he says he did it years ago himself.
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1880s, 1882, Actor, Alfred, Bancroft, Bryan, Cartoon, Entracte, Hat, Hats, Henry, House, Irving, London, Manager, Managers, Marlborough, Prince, Royal, Royalty, Squire, Superior, Theatre, Theatrical, Theatricals, Toole, Top, Vance, Victorian, Visit, Wales