The inner title page is typically 1940's bright. The very first page of this book has been cut out, however. I can't help but wonder whose picture it was; did the books original owner have it framed in her room perhaps?
Susan Peters in a lovely bias-checked pinafore
Angela Lansbury with a head full of curls, alongside George Sanders
Esther Williams and Peter Lawford in tropical beachwear
I love Jane Powell's super-girly eyelet cotton peasant blouse!
Jane Wyman in a green ensemble. Check out the button tab fastening on the jacket.
Rita Heyworth looking festive in pink velvet and white fur.
I had a bit of a thing for Robin Hood films as a kid, including the garishly technicolour ones of the early 20th century, so I had to include this one. From The Prince of Thieves.