Here are 10 things you should know about Sylvia Sidney, born 110 years ago today. Her movie career peaked in the 1930s, but she continued to work in films, on television and on the stage into the 1990s.
Here are 10 things you should know about Ruth Chatterton, born 127 years ago today. She was a big star in the 1930s, but her stint in Hollywood was just one chapter in a very interesting life.
Here are 10 things you should know about Harold Huber, born 109 years ago today. If you’ve seen even a half-dozen movies from the 1930s, there’s a pretty good chance you’ve seen this prolific character actor at work.
Burt Lancaster was born 104 years ago today in Manhattan, and rarely has a movie star taken his acting more seriously.
Here are 10 things you should know about Burt Lancaster…
Few things take us back in time more effectively than the advertising art of decades gone by, and a collection of images recently featured at Flavorwire.com we found utterly charming.
Every child loves a visit to the zoo, and we’re willing to bet that every visitor to Cladrite Radio will be glad that we shared Flavorwire’s collection of vintage zoo posters from all over the world. And we do mean all over the world, from the Bronx to to London, Antwerp, Tel-Aviv, Munich and Berlin.
Not all of the thirty posters originate from the first half of the 20th century—our focus here at Cladrite Radio—but many of them do, and all are well worth savoring.
Enjoy the examples below, then enjoy the entire collection.