Sunday, 25 December 2011

Have yourself a merry little (or great!?!) Christmas!!

 To all of you:

 A Merry Christmas!

~ Lana Turner ~

To all fans of horror films & musicals:

~ Boris Karloff & Ginger Rogers  ~

To all dog-lovers: 

~ Ava Gardner and a little pal ~

To all cat-ladies and -gentlemen 
(and my friend Kate - I'm afraid I don't know who's YOUR favourite, dear..):
~ Young Elizabeth Taylor - with an even younger friend.. ~

To Dawn

~ Gene Tierney - a little colour for you my noirandchickflicks - friend  ~

To Patti:

~ No sun picture - but: Bette Davis - always in the middle of attention.. ~

and to Michelle:
~ Bette Davis and a cat (!)..  Thank you for all Cat-Thursdays!! ~

To Monty:

~ Carole Lombard - with a Hungarian Christmas Wish ~

To our birthdaychildren:

 ~ It's Humphrey Bogart's birthday! Stephen Bogart and Lauren Bacall are celebrating with him.. ~

To all of you - no matter what age or species:

~ Shirley Temple and a wellbehaving little friend.. ~

And to me:

 ~ One of my favourite Christmas pictures: an actual snap shot of Marilyn Monroe at Milton Greene's house celebrating a no-publicity-Christmas with him and his family and friends.. ~

Thank you very much for listening!

And again: A Merry Christmas to you!!



And at last a really cute series of pictures - showing NOT me - but Diana Dors:


  1. What a sweet and thoughtful post Irene. Thank you very much. Great having you as a friend. And that pic of Liz Taylor is so good, I used it this morning too on my Facebook page. Merry Christmas and thank you for the wonderful Carole pic and being such a great friend.

  2. Thank you, Monty! You did use it, too? Sorry - missed that one.. Was that much in a hurry.. Will check it out now! Carole Lombard did a while series - showing some sings with Christmas wishes in different languages.. (even German..) ;")

  3. Irene, I hope that you had a wonderful Chrismas and I want to wish you a very Happy New Year!

    I'm so glad that Monty introduced us.

  4. The Bogart family picture is beautiful, isn't it? What a sweet little family...minus daughter Leslie, who wasn't born yet.

    Thank you for always thinking of me and posting photos JUST for me!! I do love Bette!

    Happy new year to will reach the 2012 mark about 8 or 9 hours before I do. (London is 8 hours different from me, and I don't know how much you are off of London time.)

  5. Aww... Dawn! Same to you - and I am also very glad to have met you and your fabulous blogs!!

    It's a pleasure to post pictures for you, Patti - and actually I startet hunting for special "Patti-pics".. ;") Get ready for some nice pitures in 2012, my friend! Glad that we both share some love for Miss Davis! oh - and: We are one hour ahead of London time.. ;") But don't worry: I will waiting for you and all our friends in 2012.. ;")


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