Moreover, silent screen siren Clara Bow
wasn't called the "It" girl because of her refined manners.
Red lipsticks were first marketed in the 20s, just after American women were granted the vote, and were dabbed on to the centre of the lips to create the "bee-stung" effect made famous by movie star Clara Bow
The fabulous it-girl Clara Bow
was the female lead but no award for Clara, instead the silent screen's wistful waif Janet Gaynor won Best Actress Oscar for three films - Seventh Heaven, Street Angel and Sunrise, all now forgotten.
Al Capone, Zane Gray, Lou Gehrig, Al Jolson, Clara Bow
, Gutzon Borglum, and so many others.
But Don is a silent movie star of the 1920s and the plot centres on Hollywood's painful transition to the "Talkies", which left behind real-life legends like Clara Bow
and John Gilbert.
However, he is out of a highly accomplished mare in Clara Bow
, also the dam of Group 2 winner Turtle Bow and the high-class stayer Age Of Aquarius, and from the successful Aga Khan family of Kartajana.
The film starred Charles Rogers, Clara Bow
and Richard Arlen and depicted the lives of WWI fighter pilots.
The lure of glamour glides on through eddies of show girls and actresses: Clara Bow
and La Dame aux camelias, Elinor Glyn and Diana Vreeland, Elizabeth Taylor and Jackie O, Miss World and Madonna, Grace Kelly and Paris Hilton; its habitat the capitals of the world, the Riviera, Dallas, Miami .
This brisk, delightful ex-Tashkent ballerina with Clara Bow
spit-curls gives a clean, nuts-and-bolts Russian class.
I'm a humungous fan of silent movies and my favourite actress is Clara Bow
,' she explains.
It doesn't get much quieter than the Silent Movie Theatre, which is double-billing Clara Bow
and Buster Keaton.
Just over there on Bedford Drive is the mansion where Clara Bow
was rumoured to have pleasured an entire American football team in a single night.
Unlikely subject matter for a member of the Society of Wood Engravers, Norma, Tallulah Bankhead, Clara Bow
, Greta Garbo, Lillian Gish, Jean Harlow, Rita Hayworth, Greta Garbo, the Ziegfield Follies, the Keystone Cops and Montgomery Clift were all immortalised by Martin with skill and verve.
Louise Brooks had the most famous bob of all DISTINCTIVE Z Jean Shrimpton in 1963, right, Keira Knightley today and Clara Bow
, the original "it girl", was known for her bob with pageboy fringe and slicked-down sides.
Director Alex Monty Canawati said that actress Jennifer Tilly, playing the "IT Girl" Clara Bow
, was the first to sense what might be called a different kind of "it.