Roaring Twenties


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Roaring Twenties

decade of exuberance (1920s). [Am. Hist.: Flexner, 309]
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New Delhi [India], August 23 ( ANI ): The roaring twenties witnessed the advent of an evocative movement: Art Deco.
The Cardiff Story Museum manager said: "Were very excited about the Roaring Twenties event.
00pm After the huge success of the Selfridge Trust, Harry whisks a large group of journalists abroad to Biarritz for a typically decadent roaring twenties affair, which soon manages to get a little out of hand.
and the Roaring Twenties are in full swing Mr Selfridge Friday, ITV, 9pm The January sales have started - but forget battling with other bargain-hunters in the real Selfridges.
Jobb relates a detailed account of Leo Koretz, hardly a well-known name now but an extraordinary con man who operated in the flagrantly corrupt and anything goes environment of Chicago during the early days of the Roaring Twenties.
Thus, with the attention narrowed to 1920, the start of the Roaring Twenties, readers learn about a crucial period and how it evolved.
The Roaring Twenties were an age of elegance and that's what Tiger Hornsby is all about," says owner Rachael Frame.
Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby has lived long past its Roaring Twenties heyday: in high school English classes, on Baz Luhrmann's big screen and, this October, in ballet.
Aptly themed "The Roaring Twenties," the Bazaar offers loyal bazaaristas and new Festival shoppers alike the elements of a glamorous, 1920s-inspired shopping experience-from exhibitors, pocket events, down to its overall theme that is influenced by the glittering era of the Roaring Twenties.
38 BARGAIN HUNT Go wild for the Roaring Twenties as a living room and a bedroom get a makeover inspired by Baz Luhrmann's remake of The Great Gatsby.
Adapted from the famous novel by American author Francis Scott Fitzgerald and set against the roaring twenties on the East Coast of the United States, the film depicts the romantic and tragic figure of Jay Gatsby (DiCaprio), as narrated by his friend Nick Carraway (Maguire).
This season, the roaring twenties roared again; striking geometric lines and refined art deco motifs revive the glamourous sophistication of the Jazz age.