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#1613 50s Rare Alberto Vargas Pin Up Girl- Vintage Christmas Card-Greeting

Alberto Vargas - portrait of Olive Thomas (1894-1920), silent movie actress and sister-in-law of Mary Pickford.

Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a difference…Marine’s don’t have that problem. – Ronald Reagan

Esquire magazine calendar, November 1946. Featuring twelve of Alberto Vargas’ classic pin-up paintings. In 1946 Vargas was doing quite well for himself, having established himself as one of the pre-eminent pin-up artists in the world. That success came to an abrupt halt when Vargas lost a legal dispute with Esquire. "November makes us thankful / For the freedom that we prize, / It also makes us thankful / That we still got our eyes!