London Town 54 is now on You Tube too. With 16 videos London Town 54 is on You Tube. Key in Pete Grafton, or, London Photos 1954 to access the You Tube presentation. Click for Intro and Womens Fashions http://youtu.be/COP5Gg0Rpnk This online publication is free, and quotes and segments are available to local newspaper […]
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4. Traffic, Rush Hour, Regent Street & Piccadilly Circus & Cinema
Traffic _________________ Rush Hour “In German: Rasch nach Hause!” ___________________ Piccadilly Although the dress is made of textured material, (see upper back), the faint whirlpool pattern on the mid to lower rear is caused by the photo negative being sandwiched between two small plates of glass in the photographic enlarger. It is known as ‘Newton Rings’, […]
11. The East End, Kensington Gardens, Mothers & Babies.
By holiday Hans Richard means a day of not working, although Saturday morning work would be usual. August Bank Holiday had been and gone by the time he arrived in London for his English Language course. It may be an oblique or ironic reference to the Docker’s strike (see further down). He is perhaps […]