Shirley Temple is one of the enduring icons of my early childhood. I can’t express what a shock it was to learn that the cute little curly haired girl I spent so much time watching on TV was actually a full grown women with kids of her own as I watched. That was my first lesson on the “snapshot in time” nature of film…
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For a full write-up, including a nice video and slideshow, go to Shirley Temple Black, Screen Darling, Dies at 85 @ NYTimes.com.
I want ice water.
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