Ronald Reagan at his ranch in Northridge California C. 1948.
A voluptuary under the horrors of digestion by James Gilray c 1792 - Caricature of George IV, languid with repletion, at a table covered with remains of a meal. His waistcoat is held together by a single button across his distended stomach. In the background, the Prince of Wales' three ostrich feathers emblem is shown above a knife and fork crossed on a plate. The picture behind is of Luigi Cornaro, a Venetian nobleman who wrote several treatises concerning dieting & eating habits.
"The Loss of the Faro Bank", James Gillray Aristocratic women in the 18th century set up gaming tables and padded their incomes illegally. Faro was a game that was known for the ease in which the dealer could cheat the players. Lady Archer became the most famous of them.
Front page of the Sundial (vol.6, no. 34), campus newspaper of San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN). The Associated Women Student (AWS) Women's Week included events such as a fashion show, "faculty capers," a dance, and a "dream-man" competition. Also on the front page of this issue, Biology major Robert Mullen works on an experiment, taking an electrocardiogram of a lizard's heartbeat. CSUN University Archives.