Tag: Helene Held

  • Three Tragic Lives

    Three Tragic Lives


    Three women of extraordinary beauty, talent, and wealth whose lives could be the outline for an anthology of tragic short stories are portrayed in this remembrance. Two were dead before age 50, the other shunned by the world. Helene Held, Nance O’Neil, and Gaynor Rowlands are forgotten today but postcard collectors know their faces and…

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Past Article

George Miller
Like so many other routines, attendance at Sunday school has changed dynamically in the last five decades. The postcards that encourage attendance at Sunday school are highly collectible and although some still show girls skipping rope or boys shooting marbles the message is the same: you will be a better person if you go to Sunday School.

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