Artists in Action #542


Marlene serves joe for G.I. Joe at the U.S.O.

3 comments:

Christopher said...

Lili Marlene...best lil' coffee maker in all the world

Check said...

The phrase 'cup of joe' stems from then Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels banning alcohol on naval ships and providing coffee in place.

FUN FACT: my middle school was named after him

Tommy O'C said...

She went on numerous USO tours in Europe and lived in constant fear of being captured. One can imagine the example the Nazis would have made of Lili Marlene.