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Whatman made laid texture paper with watermark "1690 Hand Made" A winged woman and chariot and a Britiannia device/watermark (not shown) This paper was made for Grosvenor Charter, paper merchants in London; 1690 is their founding date. This paper was made in the 1940-1950's

A book revealing the author’s experiences as a young midwife in London’s Docklands in the 1950s bring to life some of the amazing stories of this postwar era, when babies were born where poverty and pride, humour and tragedy went hand in hand. Her memoirs are now an acclaimed TV series. We have 5 copies to giveaway. Closes 6.3.13

Margot Fonteyn & George Balanchine at Covent Garden, 1950.....Balanchine said of Fonteyn "Hands like spoons, can't dance a step."

from The Glamorous Housewife

Inspired By: Black And White

Audrey Hepburn with illuminati masonic hand sign, 666 and Eye of Horus/Lucifer////Illuminati elite's puppet

from the Guardian

Ken Russell's best shot

Dancers in the Cat's Whisker in London's West End, dancing using hand gestures only (the hand jive). Photograph: Ken Russell/TopFoto