THE MIND'S IMAGININGS

20 year old apprentice tailor from Sussex in the UK. Obsessed with the 1920's and 30's

wrinklesoftime:

http://www.pinterest.com/pin/163748136425616318/
themaninthegreenshirt:

King Oliver and his Dixie Syncopators 

themaninthegreenshirt:

King Oliver and his Dixie Syncopators 

whataboutbobbed:

Toulouse rugby team - 1925

whataboutbobbed:

Toulouse rugby team - 1925

(via lostsplendor)

The oddly named ‘Maternity Jacket’ worn by pilots of the Royal Flying Corps during the great war. The double wrap offered a little more protection from the freezing temperatures experienced in an open cockpit. 
Spalding sports knits 1920s

Lew Stone & Al Bowlly - My Woman (1932)

Fantastic picture of Dickie Attenborough having a fitting in an East End Tailors for the 1943 stage production of Brighton Rock.
Clem Beckett was born in Oldham. He was a dirt track racer, and in 1936 he joined the International Brigade and went to fight fascism in Spain. He later died and became one of the 290 Brits killed or wounded in Spain during the Civil War.

Clem Beckett was born in Oldham. He was a dirt track racer, and in 1936 he joined the International Brigade and went to fight fascism in Spain. He later died and became one of the 290 Brits killed or wounded in Spain during the Civil War.