Actress Carole Lombard's last Bond Drive appearance as she leads the crowd in The Star Spangled Banner. Lombard died the next day in a plane crash while being flown to her next Bond Rally location. Life Magazine Jan 26 Love her.
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Victory: The Battle of Britain “We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets; we shall never surrender.” -Winston Churchill, St Paul's Cathedral in background, London Blitz
June Washington policeman Bill Norton measuring the distance between knee and suit at the Tidal Basin bathing beach after Col. Sherrill, Superintendent of Public Buildings and Grounds, issued an order that suits not be over six inches above the knee.