Each day we bring you one stunning little glimpse of history in the form of a historical photograph. Enjoy!
Not Harrie Hopkins.Ha, is that all you have!PJM
*looks around, hears crickets*Good morning, Mr. PJM.Looks like a hard one today.No ENM or RTD?
My guess is Sir Edward Everett Horton.
It is not Joseph Goebbels.It is not Horton.Hmmm . . . perhaps I have just bested you all.pjm
Harry Warner (of film's Warner Bros.)?John
John B. Stantion: Inventor of the cummerbund.
John and Johnny.No, not correct.Hmmmm perhaps I should begin preparations for my victory breakfast.PJM
Well, I know I promised not to guess for a least an hour.But that point is not needed today.I have no idea who he is, no even a spark.This is my second try to comment. The first one got lost in cyberspace some place
Is it Arturo Toscaninni?
Not Samual GompersNot Arturo Toscaninni.Perhaps a three egg omelet for breakfast?PJM
Or, is it Leopold Stochowski?
Not Leopold Stochowski.PJM
Is it Eddie Ballantine?
It is not Eddie Ballantine.Hmmm, perhaps sharp cheddar and sour cream on the three egg omelet would be a suitable victory breakfast.PJM
Could it be Jose Iturbi?
It is not Jose IturbiPJM
Francis Lenn Taylor?
Not Francis Lenn TaylorPJM
Is it Georgie Jessel ?
I thought of Houdini, but I don't think he was able to get to that age before he died.
It is not Georgie JesselIt is not Houdini.The Game Continues!PJM
Do you starve on the mornings you don't win? Eat soggy cereal? I don't have a guess. Sorry. :)
Hmmm, has to be post WWI as he is wearing a white waist-coat with white tie and tails, and it must be for an event like an opening night, a ball/banquet, or a wedding. Can't be the '60's since hats still seem to be in fashion ...... still working on this. :)
Not Edward Roseman.PJM
Irving Berlin - Its rather late for breakfast isn't it?
It is not Irving Berlin.On breakfast . . . if no one gets it, in the morning, I win, and get the breakfast then. Given the pathetic attempts today, my victory is secure.PJM
no! John D. Rockefeller!
NOT J.P. MorganNOT RockefellerNOT Joseph SchildkrautHA! Is that all you have?PJM
NOT Bob Hope.PJM
Not Francis Taylor PJM
Okay, I left for hours of shopping and came back to see the answer. Not yet.So...is it Emil Jennings?
Or, how about Igor Stravinski?
It is NOT emil JenningsIt is not arnold schoenbergIt is not arnold schoenbergI fear you are all coming up short today. PJM
It is not Igor StravinskiPJM
I still think it is Harry Hopkins.
Marie,I have to let you down easy. It is not Harry Hopkins. My victory breakfast is almost certain at this point.PJM
from the looks of his attire i would guess he is a conductor of music. but who knows enjoy your breakfast, lunch and din-din. :)nps
At 7:08 Anon guessed Edward Curtis, didn't get an answer.Is it a photo of Edward Curtis? That would be fitting.
Joe,It is not Edward Curtis.PJM
Well, then... A most wonderful and victorious breakfast to you, Mr. PJM, and to those who eat with you!
Is it Mr. Horowitz?
It is not Mr. Horowitz.PJM
I'm going to spoil your Sunday breakfast! Pinto Colvig!!??!!
Nance,Sorry, but breakfast is still a "Go". It is not Pinto Colvig.PJM
It is not John Sherman.PJM
It is not Al Jolson.PJM
Well I'm glad to see I'm not alone with not knowing who you guy is. I see the ENM didn't know either.Good job PJM, enjoy your breakfast you earned it.Hope you have a nice domistic update for us today
I think it's most interesting that Adolph Hitler is apparently helping this guy with his coat.
joe in n.c. & anon, just so you know edward curtis looks like this:http://www.siffblog.com/Edward%20Curtis%20Photo%201.htmland, as i have said before, i think matt damon's character in true grit was viusually based on him:http://media.sawfnews.com/images/Hollywood/True_Grit_Matt_Damon.jpghope your breakfast was awesome, pjm!
So this is the mugshot of someone who by his actions and choices on critical and maybe behind the scenes affairs has changed the course of History? The events that would have played out from his descisions on financial matters will never be fully brought to life,but it is good to know the blogger has a knowledge of the persons place in the course of world events! Have a good day.
Hardly a "mugshot", Chowdog714. :)There's an interesting write-up of Marriner Eccles on the Utah Government site.