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in WW2 "US Marine dictate stated that the colour of the lipstick had to match the uniform’s chevrons and also the cord trim on hats – an Elizabeth Arden lipstick called ‘Montezuma Red’ was produced to meet demand" WWII

Olive Oatman was 13 when she traveled with her family to California by wagon. Attacked by Indians who killed all of the family but Olive, her Sister (who later died of starvation) and her Brother (who escaped). Sold to the Mojave tribe as a slave, she was tattooed and taken in as "one of their own". She was rescued 5 yrs later. She married John Fairchild in 1860, moved to Sherman TX where she died in 1903 and was buried in West Hill Cemetery on Lamar St. in Sherman.

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Tommy Hilfiger Girls Sz. 3-6 Months Denim Red Ric Rac Trim Dress EUC! July 4th


US Marine Corporal Virgil W. Burgess gave his dog, Prince, instructions on which foxhole to carry a message to during the battle of Iwo Jima, 19 Feb 1945

WWII poster, US Marine Corps, 1943. (US National Archives)

A soldier of the U.S. Seventh Marines carries a rescued puppy in his pocket. SW of Da Nang, Vietnam 1968.

WW II US recruiting poster for the WAVES. Very smart fashionable uniforms.

There Will Be Wars: June 6, 1944 World War II (D-Day Omaha Beach)