melymbrosia (palefire) wrote in ghetto_toez,
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Recently I was introduced to the dark, disturbing, and extraordinarily touching work of Diane Arbus. It isn't humorous, but it's certainly unlike anything I've seen and an intriguing look at the disabled, nudists, and "patriots" of the sixties and seventies.




"King and Queen Senior Citizens"
Their numbers were picked out of a hat.
They were just chosen King and Queen of a Senior Citizens dance in NYC.
Yetta Granaf is 72 and Charles Fahrer is 79. They have never met before. (1970)
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