Mug Shot of Edith Ashton

Mug Shot of Edith Ashton

Mug Shot of Edith Ashton

Edith Ashton was a backyard abortionist who also dabbled in theft and fencing stolen goods. Described in the media as a ‘social somebody’ and an ‘equestrienne’ she was, however, not adept at performing abortions and was suspected of contributing to the deaths of at least two women. Aged 37. Continue reading

Fashions at the Longchamp Racecourse

Fashions at the Longchamp Racecourse

In Paris 1910-1914 (via mashable.com) /Agence Rol/Gallica via Europeana)