C. Z. Guest
Socialite, author
C. Z. Guest
Lucy Douglas Cochrane, known as C. Z. Guest, was an American stage actress, author, columnist, horsewoman, fashion designer, and socialite who achieved a degree of fame as a fashion icon. She was frequently seen wearing elegant designs by famous designers like Mainbocher. Her unfussy, clean-cut style was seen as typically American. She was named to the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame in 1959.
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Cricket Scoreboard - Malvern Gazette
Google News - over 5 years
Division Three: Barnards Green v Brewood: Barnards Green (17) 292 all out (P Harris 94, M McEwan 56, C Guest 4-67), Brewood (9) 206-7 (M McEwan 5-66). Match drawn. Second XI, Division Two (South): Brockhampton v Eastnor: Brockhampton (24) 71-0 (J
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'So You Think You Can Dance': Christina Applegate, Lil C guest judge Top 6 - Digital Spy
Google News - over 5 years
Christina Applegate and Lil C joined Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy on the So You Think You Can Dance judging table for the Top 6 performances on Wednesday night. Each dancer had two routines - one with an all-star and one
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Tonight's TV Picks - August 3 - StarsEntertainment.com
Google News - over 5 years
The six remaining dancers try to impress the judges; Christina Applegate and Lil' C guest judge. 8PM. Mel plans a wedding at her home; Lennox and Ryder work on a documentary. 8:30PM. Mel volunteers Joe for a school charity auction but the winner of the
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Recap Recap: Love songs, The Voice, Kayaks, and another pair exits SYTYCD - TVLatest.com
Google News - over 5 years
Last week on reality TV: The cast of Platinum Hit writes love songs, The Voice crowns a winner, Kristin Chenoweth and Lil C guest on So You Think You Can Dance, and another team is evacuated from Expedition Impossible. Platinum Hit: On this week's
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Parker Posey teases 'Big C' guest spot - Digital Spy
Google News - over 5 years
Parker Posey has revealed why she agreed to guest star on Showtime's The Big C despite being disillusioned with cable television shows. However, Posey has said that she had previously been reluctant to appear on
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Community Bank Parent Launches $7M Offering with $300K - cbl - Citybizlist (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
... James M. Baker, Chaseland Corp.; James B. Barlow, Pinnacle Emergency Consultants; Charles S. Conklin III, Old Peachtree Estates; Terry C. Cullen, Cullen Southlake Chevrolet; Deborah C. Guest, North American Money Order Company; Charles Pope Hood,
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Go! Music & Dance calendar: May 13-19 - Times Herald-Record
Google News - almost 6 years
Drew United Methodist Church — Delaware Valley Choral Society and Symphony Orchestra perform Haydn's "Lord Nelson Mass" and his Organ Concerto in C. Guest artists include Craig Williams on the organ, and solo vocalists Alex Garrido, Patricia Ruggles,
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Concert, Hidden Haydn & Handel's Messiah on May 15 - NEagle
Google News - almost 6 years
This concert will feature two major works by Franz Joseph Haydn, his well-known Lord Nelson Mass and his Organ Concerto in C. Guest artists will include Craig Williams on the organ, and solo vocalists Alex Garrido, Patricia Ruggles, Jeremy Blossey,
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Bulletin Board - Sun-Sentinel
Google News - almost 6 years
... JFK Medical Center, 5301 South Congress Avenue , Atlantis. Free. Call 561-714-7155. Ostomy support group, 1 pm, Boca Raton Regional Hospital, 800 Meadows Road, Education Building, classroom C. Guest speakers present educational information. Free
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Paid Notice: Memorials GUEST, LUCY C
NYTimes - over 8 years
GUEST--Lucy C . Dear Mummy, Bear sends you a big kiss and so do I. Kiss Jackson for me. xoxo Cornelia
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Paid Notice: Memorials GUEST, MRS. WINSTON F.C.
NYTimes - over 10 years
GUEST--Mrs. Winston F.C. Dear Mummy I miss you. Thank you for being such a lovely guardian angel, and the garden doesn't look bad either! Love, Cornelia
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C. Z. Guest, American Classic
NYTimes - over 13 years
Pity the poor socialite today. She will never know what it's like to be painted in the nude by Diego Rivera or photographed in couture by Cecil Beaton, Horst and Louise Dahl-Wolfe, though she can claim one or two paparazzi snaps. Her company will never be sought by Ernest Hemingway, Truman Capote or the Maharaja of Jaipur. And she most definitely
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HORSE RACING; The Show Must Go On Through Tight Window
NYTimes - over 15 years
In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, the National Horse Show's board of trustees considered canceling it. Madison Square Garden officials were eager to know if the horse show, the nation's oldest and most prestigious, would go on as scheduled today through Sunday at the Garden. Gene Mishe, chairman of the show, feared that
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American Pennies In French Fountains
NYTimes - almost 18 years
CATHERINE HAMILTON, president of the American Friends of Versailles, has spent 18 months losing sleep in her penthouse, a 10,000-square-foot duplex designed around a collection of 18th-century paneled rooms imported from France. The reason for her insomnia is Le Bal de Versailles, a six-day extravaganza of Sun King proportions she is organizing in
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Where the Games Began
NYTimes - almost 21 years
THIS year is shaping up to be something of an athletic annus mirabilis. The summer Olympics in Atlanta in July will mark the hundredth anniversary of the founding of the modern games, reviving those originally held in antiquity at Olympia in Greece. On March 30, the Olympic torch left Olympia for Atlanta, where it will arrive in time for the
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Opening the Archives
NYTimes - over 23 years
EXACTLY 50 YEARS AGO TODAY, READERS OF THE New York Times Magazine got quite a jolt. There, in this sober-sided publication, were 13 pages devoted to women's clothes. The feature, "Fashions of The Times," was a patriotic gesture to illustrate the vitality of Seventh Avenue, cut off by war from Paris. But after that, it was clear that New York was
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Patents; Sensitive Alarms Use Fiber Optics
NYTimes - over 25 years
A small California company has patented two new ways to use fiber optics to make security systems that can spot intruders, sniff smoke or detect dangerous chemicals. Fiber optics, which relay information in the form of light pulses that shoot down hair-thin glass threads, is already a mainstay in telecommunications. In recent years, however, a
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    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2003
    Age 83
    Guest died on November 8, 2003 in Brookville, New York at age 83.
    More Details Hide Details A friend was driving her to the hospital after she was experiencing breathing difficulties at home.
  • 1986
    Age 66
    In 1986, she expanded her design work to include a limited line of sportswear sold under license, and in 1990 she came out with a fragrant insect repellent and other garden merchandise.
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  • 1985
    Age 65
    In 1985 she designed a small fashion collection consisting mainly of cashmere sweaters that was introduced at a show of the designer Adolfo Domínguez.
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  • FIFTIES
  • 1976
    Age 56
    After a horse riding accident in 1976, Guest was asked by the New York Post to write a column on gardening.
    More Details Hide Details Her first book, First Garden, was illustrated by her friend Cecil Beaton. Other friends included Truman Capote, Sawai Man Singh II of Jaipur, Barbara Hutton, Diana Vreeland, Cecil Beaton, Babe Paley and William S. Paley, Gloria Guinness and Loel Guinness and the Duke and Duchess of Windsor who were the godparents of their children. Much photographed, she was also painted by Diego Rivera, Salvador Dalí, Kenneth Paul Block and Andy Warhol. http://www.nytimes.com/2001/08/19/magazine/to-the-manor-born.html
  • FORTIES
  • 1962
    Age 42
    The couple had two children, Alexander Guest and Cornelia Guest. C. Z Guest was pictured on the cover of the July 20, 1962 issue of TIME magazine as part of an article on American society. http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_9KqaGwLTV34/SJ0FUjMSMHI/AAAAAAAAA8M/JMjFfu9Y25w/s400/CZ+Guest.jpg
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1947
    Age 27
    On March 8, 1947, she married Winston Frederick Churchill Guest, the son of Frederick Guest, who was a son of Ivor Bertie Guest, 1st Baron Wimborne and Lady Cornelia Henrietta Maria Spencer-Churchill (daughter of John Spencer-Churchill, 7th Duke of Marlborough) through his mother he was a first cousin of Sir Winston Churchill, also he was a national polo champion, member of the Guest family.
    More Details Hide Details Ernest Hemingway was best man at the wedding, which took place at Hemingway's home in Havana, Cuba.
  • 1944
    Age 24
    Her brother called her "Sissy" and she transformed that into "C.Z." She dabbled in acting, including an appearance in the Ziegfeld Follies in 1944.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1920
    Age 0
    She was born on February 19, 1920 in Boston, Massachusetts to Alexander Lynde Cochrane, an investment banker.
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