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Reg Stone wearing smart men's attire. Process print, 1923.

My very best, Mr. White always sincerely Reg Stone 1923

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Part of James Gardiner Collection: photograph album labelled ‘Drag’.

He poses with his hands in his pockets, smiling at the viewer. The female impersonator Reg Stone was the star of 'Splinters', one of the concert parties formed in France by British servicemen in World War I. The group re-formed after the war, and had an extremely successful career in revue into the 1930s. They appeared in a short film entitled 'Splinters' in 1929

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Identifier
4b29b623j
Collection
James Gardiner 20th Century Drag Postcards
Institution
Wellcome Library
Date Issued
Jan. 1, 1923
Genre
Photographs
Prints
Topic(s)
Female impersonators
Resource Type
Still Image
Analog Format
1 print : process print ;
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