As with any era, the 1920's had time period specific slang. Here is a sampling. It sure is the berries! Have a swell time, but make sure you don't upchuck!
Bell Polisher—A young man addicted to lingering in vestibules at 1 a.m.
Brush Ape—Anyone from the sticks; a country Jake.
Here he is, age 30, in his screen debut in the mesmerizing film noir, “The Strange Love of Martha Ivers” (1946.)
Producer Hal B. Wallis was on his way to…Continue