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Roll of a Lifetime: 1921

Roll of a Lifetime: 1921

New York circa 1921. "Frank Craven." Actor, director, playwright, producer, Stage Manager. 5x7 glass negative, Bain News Service. View full size.

 

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Bet the brunette is a Lardner!

Another Craven neighbor was Ring Lardner who had a number of cherub-faced, brown-haired sons.

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Craven was a long-time friend, confidante and golfing partner of the renowned sportswriter Grantland Rice, though the footwear here appear to be standard issue hobnail. Perfect for climbing even higher for the next downhill plunge

Golf Shoes

Is Frank wearing golf shoes? There appears to be some kind of cleats on the sole of his shoes.

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