Donna Darling Collection – Part 55

Majestic Theatre Treasure Chest Thursday By Don Taylor For this week’s Treasure Chest Tuesday, I’m looking at a page from the Donna Darling Collection. There were three images on this page. One an ad and two short articles all relating to playing at the Majestic Theatre, Dubuque, Iowa. The advertising has a handwritten note which … Continue reading “Donna Darling Collection – Part 55”

Donna Darling Collection – Part 54

Donna at Rialto, Swiss Gardens, & American Theatres, plus three photos. Treasure Chest Thursday By Don Taylor For this week’s Treasure Chest Tuesday, I’m looking at image DSCN1468  from the Donna Darling Collection. This image includes 5 objects; two newspaper clippings and three photographs. The Two Clippings The first clipping shows “Donna Darling & Co … Continue reading “Donna Darling Collection – Part 54”

Donna Darling Collection – Part 53

Shamokin – Donna appears after “Baby Marie Osborne” Treasure Chest Thursday By Don Taylor For this week’s Treasure Chest Tuesday, I’m looking at a page from the Donna Darling Collection. The page includes two articles, one newspaper banner, and five tiny clips. The two articles both appear to be from the Shamokin Daily News, Friday, … Continue reading “Donna Darling Collection – Part 53”

Donna Darling Collection – Part 52

Hotel Metropole – Panama City, Panama – 20 Feb 1930 Treasure Chest Thursday By Don Taylor For this week’s Treasure Chest Tuesday, I’m looking at a menu from the Donna Darling Collection. According to my memories of talks with Donna, immediately after the 1929 stock market crash, many people stopped going to the theatres for … Continue reading “Donna Darling Collection – Part 52”

Donna Darling Collection – Part 51

Treasure Chest Thursday Vaudeville By Don Taylor For this week’s Treasure Chest Tuesday, I’m looking at three clippings from the Donna Darling Collection. The first article is a short paragraph about “Dancing Girls at Orpheum” DANCING GIRLS AT ORPHEUM Donna Darling and her dancing girls headline the Orpheum bill for the first half of the … Continue reading “Donna Darling Collection – Part 51”