Over this weekend, the Consolidated PBY Catalina turned 79 years old. Happy birthday to this sea-going airframe!
Catalina appreciation post
Julius Klinger - 1909
(Apologies for the bad reproduction quality- photographed from a book, unfortunately)
I am not a fan of centaurs, but I had not previously considered centaurs in early 1900s swimwear.
'Lustige Blätter' was a German satirical magazine founded by Alexander Moszkowski in1888 and published until 1944. It was particularly popular in the time of the Weimar Republic.