DISCOVERED: {1936-1942} San Onofre Surf Memories by Don James

Wave Warriors {1937 – San Onofre, California} Don James + These beautiful snapshots were taken by photographer Don James between the years 1936 and 1942 on the shores of San Onofre, California. Whether black and white, or the gorgeously desaturated Kodachrome prints, each photograph is a beautiful lost memory of fun had, and good times…

{Monday Music Minute} Annette Hanshaw’s “Pagan Love Song”

Known as “The Personality Girl”, Annette Hanshaw was a popular chanteuse of the 1920s who brought a modern spirit to the classic ingenue. She was signed with Pathe records, and later married label executive Herman Rose, effectively retiring from entertainment altogether. While for many years it was believed the actress had begun her singing career…

E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {October 4, 2013}

  +JESUS SAVES+ This is one of my favorite finds in forever! What a great candid moment lost in history . . . They got some slamming style, too! October brings out the best. Halloween soon. Carrie. + +  Until next time, + Like us on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter + + +++ {theEye} +++ +  …

Abandoned ‘Wizard of Oz’ Theme Park To Open!

  An abandoned theme park based off of Frank L. Baum’s classic ‘Wizard of Oz’ will re-open its doors between October 5th and 6th to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of “Autumn at Oz”; a once a year reunion for past employees of the now derelict park in North Carolina. ‘The Land of Oz‘ opened its…

E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {August 30, 2013}

{ “MUSCLES” Magazine – 1940s/50s (?) – Dick Dubois } This is some exquisite work on all fronts. Check out the beautiful art direction here. It’s pretty much the epitome of the “lost in paradise” feeling we’re always yearning for here at The Eye of Faith. The colors are magnificent and romantic and beautifully thought…

E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {July 19, 2013}

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{STYLE WISE} – “Stranger Than Paradise”

“STRANGER THAN PARADISE . . . “ by The Eye of Faith On a journey through the mystery of the most beautiful place on Earth. Taking us to a world both wild and exotic, this series was inspired by the faded 1940s dreams and memories of life on the high seas in the South Pacific….