May 05, 2007

Shorpy again

Another of those startling images at Shorpy: Picnic at Marshall Hall 1893. How can you resist these bits of Arbus-like detail?

Posted by oook at May 5, 2007 01:17 PM

#1: Shane and Molly are suffused with joy as they contemplate their future together.

#2: Belinda proudly displays her pet coprolite.

#3: Cyrus Jr. demonstrates why a banana is an atheist's worst nightmare (see his grandson carrying on the tradition at

#4: Grandma says, "Screw this!" and goes off in search of a refill of Dr. Henry's Patented Nerve Tonic ("Now with more opium!").

Posted by: Voice0Reason at May 6, 2007 06:52 AM