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Wednesday, April 16, 2003
For opera-glove fans who are also classic-movie fans: "Les Girls", the 1957 musical, comes out on DVD next week (April 22). This is the film that contains a superb three-for-one white-opera-glove scene with Kay Kendall, Mitzi Gaynor, and Taina Elg.

Here's another biggie image, featuring Linda Darnell in "Centennial Summer":

Tuesday, April 15, 2003
The system seems to be working properly now. Hope you're all enjoying the new update! Next time around - more vidcaps, I still have a lot of them to clear off from my home system and get posted.

This is Kim Novak, in black gloves, meeting Brigitte Bardot, in white gloves, sometime in the mid-1950's (another high-resolution image!):

Monday, April 14, 2003
Had to reboot the server this morning to fix a persistent problem with the email service. Everything seems to be up and running now but I'm still getting some odd readouts from my server control panel, so the host will check it out today and might need to do a fresh reboot to get everything going 100%. Just so you know.

Here's Jeanne Crain in a shot with Jane Russell (in black gloves) at the time of the shooting of "Gentlemen Marry Brunettes". (Warning: big image in term of screen space required though it's only 85k!)

Sunday, April 13, 2003
NEW UPDATE POSTED: Go to What's New at For the Love of Opera Gloves to see the latest images! Over 30 collections updated (and half a dozen new ones added) in the Classic Stars and Modern Stars categories. Here's a sample, from The Sabrina Glove Gallery: