Miss Magnolia Thunderpussy's photos


Three shirtless chefs at work in the kitchens of the USAAF airbase in Alipore, Calcutta - 1944


Virginia Military Institute - Cadet Life, circa 1923

Ah, I am so glad to see that the tradition of heavy smoking continued until at least the 1920s! Comments from my Flickr posting of this photograph:- derAmialtebloede: It's Virginia, Miss Thunderpussy - the tradition of heavy smoking will continue here till the end of time! dessert rat: Long live the South---caugh, hack!

Virginia Military Institute - Cadet Life, circa 1920


Virginia Military Institute - Cadet Life, 1918

They seem to have always been an exceptionally affectionate lot!

Virginia Military Institute - Cadet Life, 1910

Talk about sitting comfortably . . .

Virginia Military Institute - Cadet Life, circa 1902

As Mr. dessert rat commented on my Flickr Stream: Training boys for the Confederate---er I mean U.S. Army.

Virginia Military Institute - Gymnastics Team, 1896-1897

What lovely little skirts they are all wearing - a bit too short, maybe, for the times, but very fetching! Viewers' comments from my Flickr posting: 2namod: Pampers Pullups for Frilly Gymnasts........... kroo2u: Oh good lord! Who made those awful costumes and what could entice a poor chap to wear them? 2namod: You can almost hear the chap in back saying "I ain't f'ing wearing that!"

Virginia Military Institute - Class of 1894 (2)

What on earth has happened? To which I received the following suggestions when I posted it on my Flickr Stream: 2namod: Holy Heap of Historic Handsome Homoeroticism! dessert rat: Taking their afternoon siesta?

Virginia Military Institute - Class of 1894

But surely they were too young to smoke? Some charming examples of affection here! Comments from viewers on my Flickr Site: weshallmeetonthebeautifulshore: Alas no, Miss Magnolia. I remember reading that the little messenger boys on the Titanic were smoking. I claim the cadets numbered 2, 7, and 12! derAmialtebloede: One can never be too young to smoke in Virginia! weshallmeetonthebeautifulshore: I had not thought of that, Mr. derAmialtebloede, but you are quite correct! Miss Magnolia Thu…
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