The Real Betty Boop: Ms. Esther Jones aka Baby Esther was an African-American singer & entertainer of the late She performed regularly at The Cotton Club in Harlem. Jones’ singing style was the inspiration for Betty Boop.
Welcome to the lobotomy ladies. Men had the right to demand their wives or daughters be lobotomized against their will. so that will teach you to be cheerful while you scrub the floors.(Joseph Kennedy, father of JFK, had his daughter lobotomized.
"This is actually a mask the Doctors wore so as not to contract fatal diseases back in Victorian era" (or so it claims.I don't recall Victorian doctors wearing Plague masks.I think it's Steampunk and someone bs'd the description.
TheBERRY: A boy went to war in 1914 and left his bike chained to a tree. He never came home and the family left the bike there as a memorial to the fallen soldier. Vashon Island, in Puget Sound, Washington State.
In the year 79 AD, Italy& Mt. Vesuvius erupted with superheated ash that rained fiery death on several Roman cities nearby. But none was hit harder than vacation town Pompeii, which was buried in a thick layer of broiling ash in a matter of seconds.