photographer Rick Castro runs the celebrated Antebellum Gallery in Hollywood. he has several annual events. coming up in a month is the Elizabeth Short birthday party. here's his invitation: HALLO ARTISTS & BLACK DAHLIA DEVOTEES.
HOW ARE YOU?
THIS YEAR FOR ANTEBELLUM'S ANNUAL~ BLACK DAHLIA BIRTHDAY SALON WE ARE REQUESTING BIRTHDAY CARDS FOR ELIZABETH SHORT.
PLEASE BRING IN YOUR CREATED , FOUND OR PURCHASED BIRTHDAY CARD GREETING FOR ELIZABETH SHORT- AKA~ THE BLACK DAHLIA ON JULY 29TH~ 5PM TILL 8PM.
TEA & BIRTHDAY CAKE WILL BE SERVED ALONG WITH POETRY READINGS AND LIVE PERFORMANCES.
BRING IN A BIRTHDAY CARD FOR THE BLACK DAHLIA AND GET IN FREE!
you may recall when this tradition began I gave a reading from my chapbook Beth. this year I'll return for what wd've been her 90th birthday. I'll read some poems. I hope you can come. if you can't you can send yr birthday card to Rick at the gallery (1643 N. Las Palmas / Hollywood 90028).