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VINTAGRAPH • WPA • WWII • THE TOY DEPARTMENT, 1913

Rea, Sterling & Maison: 1919

Rea, Sterling & Maison: 1919

Marvel Rea (left), Ford Sterling and Alice Maison in a publicity photo for Mack Sennett Comedies, c. 1919. View full size.

I didn't think of the

I didn't think of the Christmas outfit until you pointed it out Ron. The other girl looks very much like she came from down the rabbit hole somewhere. Perhaps playing croquet with the Queen?

Christmas

The girl on the right looks like she is ready for Christmas

I am digging the boots.

It almost looks like a modern photo, aged to look like it's from 1919. It seems to be overdramatically spoofing themselves. Awesome.

“Why Beaches Are Popular”

I bet this is promoting Why Beaches Are Popular (IMDB link), a May 1919 release, which seems to be the only film that all three worked on together.

 
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