"I knew him as a warm, generous, intelligent human being. Our love affair lasted three, maybe four months. A magical little interlude. I’ve never forgotten those few hidden months. I think Bob, despite all his efforts, couldn’t break the mold of the beautiful lover. The film world remembers him that way, and I have to say that I do, too."
-Ava Gardner on Robert Taylor
8th June 1938 - The new LMS streamlined locomotive “Duchess of Gloucester” leaves Euston Station in London on her first long distance journey.
- Photo by H. F. Davis.
She’s even more beautiful in real life. Now in the National Rail Museum in York.