Shorpy December 29, 2016

San Francisco circa 1927. “Paige Landau Coupe at Lafayette Park.” Latest contestant in the Shorpy Pageant of Automotive Obscurities. 5×7 inch glass negative by Christopher Helin.


Mary Frances “Debbie” Reynolds

Debbie Reynolds, Wholesome Ingénue In 1950s Films, Is Dead at 84
Ms. Reynolds, who held her own at 19 dancing with Gene Kelly in “Singin’ in the Rain,” died one day after her daughter, the actress Carrie Fisher. — New York Times
May 1954. “Debbie Reynolds with Jane Powell in dance scene from the MGM musical Athena.” Kodachrome by Maurice Terrell for the Look magazine assignment “Behind the Scenes — A Day With the Stars.”