Gabrielle Ray

'Gabrielle Ray said, 'I am always dancing; I love it! When I don't dance, I sing. What else is there to do?'

English Rose – The Telegraph – 2013


Gabrielle Ray (Rotary 1677 Q)

Gabrielle Ray was an Edwardian actress and dancer who became one of the first pin ups. A contemporary described her as a “a vision of loveliness with large blue eyes and a heart-shaped face framed in a mist of burnished golden hair”. Thousands of postcards depicting her in extravagant theatrical costumes survive from the period.

The Telegraph

The Casino Girl (Rotary 1677 Q)

 

 

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September 26, 2013 - Posted by | Actress, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Rotary, Social History, The Casino Girl, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , ,

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