Miriam Nesbitt

Miriam Nesbitt was born Miriam Schanke in Chicago, Illinois. She was born on September 14, 1873 and lived to the age of 81, dying on August 11, 1954 in Hollywood, California. Our girl of the moment went to Stanhope-Wheatcroft Dramatic School. Starting her career on the stage, she was already a well-known Broadway actress. On … Continue reading Miriam Nesbitt

Howard Missimer

Howard Missimer was born on November 17, 1867 and died November 19, 1917, just five years after this interview was published. He is buried in Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania. Motion Picture Studio Directory and Trade Annual describes Howard Missimer as being 5′ 10″ and weighing 140 pounds, having gray hair and blue eyes. Howard … Continue reading Howard Missimer

It’s Raining

It’s raining (true) It’s pouring (more specific, but also true) The old man is snoring (not sure who this said “old man” is) He bumped his head when he went to bed (should have laid off the bourbon) And he couldn’t get up in the morning (hope he’s retired) Please follow and like us: Continue reading It’s Raining

New Forum

Hi everyone! I just wanted to make a quick announcement about the BRAND SPANKING NEW forum for people like us, who love old things and get nostalgic. It’s in its early stages, but stop by for a look! I’m very excited about this. It’s here. Thanks for checking it out! Please follow and like us: Continue reading New Forum