Category Archives: 1950s

Rest In Peace The Million Dollar Mermaid

Ever since she was a little girl, Esther Williams had grown up in the water. She spent most of her time either swimming in the public pools or was down at the beach. Not only did she train to swim, … Continue reading

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For decades ardent fans of Marilyn Monroe, old and young, have wanted to read her personal writings since Marilyn spoke so highly of her love for reading and writing. A few of her poems, although questionable in their authenticity, floated … Continue reading

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Run Silent Run Deep

As a modern Captain Ahab, Clark Gable stars as “Commander ‘Rich’ Richardson”, who is hellbent on finding an infamous Japanese destroyer named the “Akikaze”, which serves as the Captain’s “Moby Dick” of the story. His co-star and co-producer of the … Continue reading

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