The Golden Age of Silent Film at RFL March 23

The Golden Age of Silent Film
& Hollywood Regency

Join us at Riverton Library as Kate Butler examines memorabilia of old Hollywood, including cosmetics & toiletry items, hair products, grooming instruments, now-banned toxic products, and reports on immigrant cosmetologists Max Factor and Helena Rubinstein.

Riverton Free Library
306 Main Street
Riverton, NJ 08077
7:00 p.m. Thursday
March 23, 2017


Kate Butler and Greg Cristiano present “History of the Swimsuit & Seashore Memorabilia”

Just want to quickly touch base. HSR members very much enjoyed Kate Butler and Greg Cristiano’s March presentation on “Ladies’ &  Gentlemen’s Accessories of the Past Victorian, Edwardian, and Depression Eras.” Sorry for the short notice, but they have a very appropriately timed new talk coming up in Sewell on July 11th called,”By the Sea: A History of the Swimsuit and Seashore Memorabilia.” All of the information is on the PDF where you’ll find the link with which to register, here.

I am working a post about Riverton’s recent July Fourth festivities so please check back for lots of still photos, some video clips, and as usual, some fascinating and little known Riverton history facts with which to impress and influence friends, neighbors, and business acquaintances. – John McCormick, Gaslight News editor