Fifteen-year-old Margaret Cosh was convicted of stealing a coat. She had no previous convictions and served two months with hard labor.
She stole a coat and got two months hard labor. That is outrageous.
Jane Carlisle thieved some bed linen. She served two months.
Jane Carlisle looks like she probably fought when she was arrested.
Robert Charlton was imprisoned for four months for stealing two pairs of boots.
He looks like such a little shit.
F Scott Fitzgerald in drag. This was his costume for “The Evil Eye” at Princeton.
Thank you clearlygolden for sending this picture to me.
H.L. Mencken married Sara Haardt who was one of Zelda Fitzgerald’s best friends (and was pretty amazing in her own right).
People really did not like The Great Gatsby when it first came out. But now it is Scott’s best known novel.