"Ghosts of War" by Dutch historian Jo Hedwig Teeuwisse | she blends old WW II photos w/ current photos | they are truly amazing/eerie/breathtaking/etc. | more photos in the link | artist interview on PRI's The World: http://www.theworld.org/2012/12/the-ghosts-of-history/
First Miss America pageant, 1921 - Miss America pageant: Meet the beauties crowned Miss America since 1921
Even back in the 1940s, Miss America beauties weren't afraid to show a little skin. Along with their crowns, these winners also donned capes and were given wands and trophies. Barbara Jo Walker (l.) was crowned Miss America 1947 and France Burke was named Miss America 1940 (r.).