Sunday, July 31, 2016

POLYDOR's Dalva de Andrade, Carlos Augusto & Carlos José

Dalva de Andrade, Carlos José & Carlos Augusto recorded for German label Polydor in the late 1950s. 
Carlos Augusto & Dalva de Andrade dressed to kill...

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

MANCHETE Illustrated magazine

Angela Maria on the cover of Manchete - November 1956; Sao Paulo mayor Janio Quadros 30 Oct 1954.
Angela Maria ruled in 1956.
14 June 1958 Norma Benguel; March 1960 Gilda Lopes who would become a major star in 1962.
Norma Benguel was Brazil's answer to Brigitte Bardott.
April 1962 - President João Goulart goes to Washington; 30 March 1963 transgender Coccinelle transfix Brazilians.
February 1963 Rhonda Fleming films on location in Rio; April 1963 Norma Benguel in Hollywood. 



Saturday, June 4, 2016

'O Cruzeiro' illustrated magazine

2 June 1956 Cacilda Becker;  9 June 1956 Yvonne de Carlo.
25 February 1956 Nelly Martins;  1st October 1955 Annamaria Pier Angeli.
22 March 1958 Maria Della Costa; 7 November 1959 Maria Della Costa.
6 April 1957 Carlos Gardel; 14 September 1957 Leny Eversong.
15 March 1958 Elizeth Cardoso; 19 April 1958 Luely Figueiró.
9 July 1960 Gina McPherson; 22 July 1961 Norma Benguel.
23 June 1962 Amarildo; 7 July 1962 Gloria Menezes. 
17 August 1963 Adalgisa Colombo & Yeda M.Vargas; 25 January 1964 N. Benguell & Gabrielle Tinti.
21st March 1964 Maria Tereza Goulart 2 weeks before the April coup d'etait; 3 July 1965 S.P. by night.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

1937


As we usually only see photos of Jorge Veiga where he appears as a middle-aged singer it's hard to realized how spunky he was when he was a young man. Here's Jorge as a young hopeful who sang at PRC-8 in Rio de Janeiro in 1937. Revista 'A Carioca'. 


Trio de Ouro sitting on the sofa: Nilo Chagas, Dalva de Oliveira & Herivelto Martins are surrounded by Benedicto Lacerda (holding a flute on the extreme right). Trio de Ouro got together in 1937.



Monday, May 23, 2016

'A Carioca' magazine

Magazine 'A Carioca' started in 1935 and ran through the 40s and 50s. It was published by the owners of daily 'A Noite' which also owned antother rag called 'A Noite Ilustrada'.

28 December 1935 (Dyrcinha Baptista) # 10; 24 April 1937 (Isa Rodrigues) # 79.
8 May 1937 (Deanna Durbin) # 81;  26 July 1941 (Dulcina de Moraes) # 303.
26 July 1941 (Carmen Miranda) # 303;  17 March 1949 (Eva Todor) #702.
31st March 1942 (Cacilda Becker) #337;  24 April 1947 (Aurora Miranda) #603.
  6 November 1947 (Ava Gardner) #631;  11 November 1948 (Emilinha Borba) #649.
 3 February 1949 (Jeanne Crain) #696; 17 March 1949 (Gene Tierney) #702.
7th April 1949 (Jardel Jercolis Filho) #705;  7th April 1949 (Patricia O'Neal) #705.
28 April 1949 (Dorothy Malone) #708; 16 June 1949 (Renata Fronzi) #715.
28 July 1949 (Miss N.Y. City) #721;  6 October 1949 (Renata Fronzi weds Cesar Ladeira) # 731.
29 December 1949 (Bibi Ferreira) #743;  1951 (Bibi Ferreira) #807.
5 July 1951 (Linda Baptista) #822; 16 August 1951 (Eladyr Porto) #828.
23 August 1951 (Marlene & Emilinha Borba) #829;  30 August 1951 (Dircinha Baptista) #830.
13 September 1951 (Bidú Reis) #832;  20 Sept 1951 (Stelinha Egg) #833.
4 October 1951 (Odete Amaral) # 835;  11 Oct 1951 (Dalva de Oliveira) #836.
18 Oct 1951 (Bidú Reis) #837;  1st November 1951 (Mario Mascarenhas) #839.
15 Nov 1951 (Cacilda Becker & Mauricio Barroso) #841;  29 Nov 1951 (Dircinha Baptista) #843.
31st January 1952 (Vera Lucia) #852;  14 February 1952 Olivinha Carvalho #854.
28 February 1952 (Heleninha Costa) #856;  19 April 1952 (Mary Gonçalves) #863.
19 July 1952 (Vera Lucia) #876;  6 Sept 1952 (Dalva de Oliveira & Humberto Teixeira) #883.
11 October 1952 (Aracy de Almeida) #888;  7 February 1953 (Vera Lucia) #905.
5 June 1954 (Bidu Reis & adopted daughter Fatima Conceição) #974;  September 1935 Vassourrinha #7.
13 Oct 1949 Yara Cortez #732; 12 Oct 1960 Laura Suarez stars in 'A inconveniência de ser esposa' # 784.
6 Dec 1951 - Elbina, one third of Argentine Trio Melodias in Rio #844.