Pin-Ups: Night and Day

by Author unknown | Arts & Photography | This book has not been rated.
ISBN: 2080202219 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingGoryDetailswing of Nashua, New Hampshire USA on 1/27/2018
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Journal Entry 1 by wingGoryDetailswing from Nashua, New Hampshire USA on Saturday, January 27, 2018
I found this board-book-for-grownups at a local thrift shop. It's a collection of pin-up images from a series of trading cards published in the 1940s and '50s, each with a quote on the back. (The captions appear in both English and French.) Some of the quotes are poignant - one from Marilyn Monroe says "A girl doesn't need anyone who doesn't need her," a sentiment that might have served her well in real life... More lighthearted: Tallulah Bankhead's "It's the good girls who keep diaries, the bad girls never have the time." And sensible, as in Dita Von Teese's "You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world, and there's still going to be someone who doesn't like peaches."

Journal Entry 2 by wingGoryDetailswing at Elm St. (see notes for details) in Manchester, New Hampshire USA on Monday, January 29, 2018

Released 2 yrs ago (1/29/2018 UTC) at Elm St. (see notes for details) in Manchester, New Hampshire USA


I left this book outside the Bonfire restaurant at 950 Elm St., near the amusing rear-end-shaped bar stools (showing denim-clad legs, bikini-clad legs - and horse-legs!). Hope the finder enjoys the book!

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*** Released for the 2018 Clean Start release challenge. ***

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