Jun 22, 1940, Hollywood, Calif./ New York, NY. That's odd. For good luck, Hollywood film actress and New York stage singer Patricia Ellis wishes over her left shoulder while the moon is in its crescent stage. (see last paragraph of this article). (Dunkirk Evening Observer, June 22, 1940, p.6, Dunkirk, New York).
July 1916 - Two soldiers cooking in a trench at Ovillers with a scrounged stove. Note the elaborate arrangement for the chimney in an effort to avoid smoke rising perpendicular to the stove. A telltale sign for enemy artillery observers.
Poignant, angry, and sardonic engraved Zippos from The Vietnam War [11 pics]