In deep thought: Name unknown. D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville
teacher edna bodden taking students on a field trip to a local grocery store, nyc, 1964 photo by burk uzzle
+ 1943 Bedford, Massachusetts Women inspect a partly inflated barrage Balloon +
Riga, Latvia, Ester Gordon, perished in the Holocaust.
October 23, 1951 The NAACP pickets the Stork Club in support of Josephine Baker, who had been refused admission to the club a week earlier. After a city-convened special committee calls Baker’s charges unfounded, Thurgood Marshall will call the findings a “complete and shameless whitewash of the long-established and well-known discriminatory policies of the Stork Club.”
William Holden in uniform at the Stork Club. He served as a 2nd lieutenant in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II, where he acted in training films for the First Motion Picture Unit. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Holden