Friday Photos: True Hollywood Confessions August 13, 2021 by Robert J. Avrech 5 Comments “I want to do the best that I can do in that moment, when the camera starts, until it stops.’—Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; 1926 – 1962) Kathryn Beaumont doing live action reference for Disney’s Alice in Wonderland, 1951. Kathryn was also the voice of Alice and later the voice of Wendy in Peter Pan, 1953. Katherine Hepburn and Billy Holliday (born Judith Tuvim), Adam’s Rib, 1949Written by Ruth Gordon, Garson Kanin 1937 Cord 810 Phaeton Myrna Loy 1929 Art Deco poster for a men’s hair product. “I’ve always taken ‘The Wizard of Oz’ very seriously, you know. I believe in the idea of the rainbow. And I’ve spent my entire life trying to get over it.”—Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; 1922 – 1969) William James Glackens (America, 1870 – 1938)The Hammock, c. 1919oil in canvas, 31.12 x 41.91 cm. Winnie-the Pooh author A.A. Milne with his son Christopher Robin and the original Pooh Bear at Cotchford Farm, 1926. Lord Elgin Rochester, 1955 Betty Grable, 1937 Art Deco detail, The Seattle Armory at Seattle Center, Seattle, Washington “I didn’t want to be just another blond in the movie world, brought out to be slapped into a bathing suit, perched in a cherry tree to be photographed and then sent back to New York.”— Jan Sterling (born Jane Sterling Adriance; 1921 – 2004) Her best role is as Lorraine Minosa, a heartless small town beauty in Ace in the Hole, 1951. Robert Reid (America, 1862 – 1929)Girl in Blue Kimono, 1911oil on canvas, 76.8 x 64.1 cm. Rick McGinnisThe Fleetwood, 64 St. Clair Ave. W., June 2020From Rick’s Art Deco Toronto series The mission of IDF soldiers from the Field Intelligence Corps is to collect information, and identify threats to the people of the state of Israel. Andreas Feininger, Norfolk Street, Lower East Side, New York City c.1930 Ariel Chaim and Pinchas Tzvi wish all our friends and relatives the best Shabbat ever.