Tag Archives: Palm Springs

Vintage Photo Series: Debbie Reynolds

Debbie Reynolds‘ film career began at MGM after she won a beauty contest at the age of 16 by impersonating Betty Hutton. She finally made the headlines when she was selected to be Gene Kelly’s partner in ‘Singin’ in the Rain‘ … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series: Rhonda Fleming

If you were lucky enough to have seen Rhonda Fleming in her prime, you would be left feeling ‘Spellbound’, because although she was a very competent actress she was more renowned for her exquisite beauty. Throughout her career she has had many … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series: Rick Nelson

Let’s take a trip into the Rock and Roll Hall of fame! The year is 1987 and there has been a new addition. This is certainly not a ‘Poor Little Fool’ – it is the one and only Rick Nelson! Breaking onto … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series: Robert Stack

In this edition of the ‘Vintage Photo Series’ we take a look at Robert Stack, an actor that always told it like it is and could be seen as nothing but a straight shooter! Throughout his career, Stack became ‘Untouchable’ … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series: Desi Arnaz

Everybody Conga! Born in Santiago, Cuba on the 2nd March 1917, and helping to create one of the most famous dance crazes to date with his participation in the Latin Music world, Desi Arnaz went from cleaning canary cages to gracing the Hollywood … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series – The Douglas Family

The Magellan vintage photo series would be incomplete without a nod to a true Hollywood dynasty, The Douglas Family. Kirk seen above with his wife Anna in 1956 has had a long and illustrious careerer and is one of the last surviving actors from Hollywood’s “golden age”, with … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series – Frank Sinatra and Donna Reed

Ratpack hero, film star and master crooner, Frank Sinatra with Donna Reed is the subject of retro image fifth of our series of vintage black and white images.  Frank, the Chairman of the Board, was the celebrity most associated with Palm Springs, California and … Continue reading

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