Still photo of WWII pinup girls from the 1941 movie ‘You’re In The Army Now.’ The lady in the center is Jane Wyman (Ronald Regan’s first wife of 10 years).  They represent all the armed services. From left to right: Army, Navy, U.S. Army Air Corp, KGB Spy, Coast Guard, Marines, and National Guard.

Photo of WWII pinup girls from the 1941 movie You're In The Army Now. The woman in the center is Jane Wyman, Ronald Reagan's first wife. Love this photo!

This photo was taken in 1906. In the first decades of the 20th century the Italian Cavalry School at Tor di Quinto near Rome was – along with the French Cavalry School at Saumur – the leading institution for horsemanship in the world. Tor di Quinto was probably the foremost academy for advanced cross country riding. The Italian Cavalry School was absolutely cutting edge, their style revolutionized military cavalry riding around the world. ...

Captain Federico Caprilli, an Italian cavalry officer and equestrian, He revolutionized the jumping seat, and is shown here mastering a difficult situation without falling from the saddle

Little girl by the signpost at Bodø Airport, Norway, 1968.  S.A.S. primarily used DC-8s during this period, with a max range of 3700 miles (aprox. 6000 km), so fuel stops would have been routine.  Bodo is up in the northern part of Norway and the airfield was mostly improved over the years for military purposes and has just a single runway. Even today, there are very few direct flights to international destinations

Little girl by the signpost at Bodö Airport, Norway, Photograph via SAS Scandinavian Airlines.

The Moulin Rouge nightclub at Montmarte, Paris, 1914.

"The Moulin Rouge at Montmartre" Photo: Jules Gervais-Courtellemont - France - Paris, 1923 Jules Gervais-Courtellemont was a French photographer who was famous for taking color autochromes during World War I.

New York Blackout  A restaurant owner writes a sign to advise customers that there is no food and no lights, but lots of liquor after the New York blackout July 13, 1977 in New York City.  Bars were doing this when the city blacked out during Hurricane Sandy. It was pretty wild walking through Manhattan and seeing bars lit solely by candlelight.

A restaurant owner puts up a sign during the New York blackout of July 1977 - [[MORE]] namraka: Original caption: JULY (FILE PHOTO) A restaurant owner writes a sign to advise cutsomers that.

Portrait of an Ojibway, or Chippewa Indian girl in 1907, by Roland W. Reed.

Portrait of an Ojibway, or Chippewa Indian girl in 1907 (By Roland W. Reed of National Geographic)

Two German soldiers and their mule wearing gas masks in WWI, 1916.

Two German soldiers (and a mule) wearing gas masks in WWI, Early gas masks were crude, as nobody thought or expected that poisonous gases or fumes would ever be a weapon. Now, poison gas is only one of the invisible threats that soldiers face.

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