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Party photos: Happy 100th Birthday Frank Selby – Rex Features founder

Dapper chap Frank fashions a birthday badge while he tackles three cakes! Photo: Panayis

Thanks to John Selby who sent this wonderful set of photos to the PAN HQ today featuring Frank Selby, co-founder of picture agency Rex Features, celebrating his 100th birthday last Friday -12th January.  Frank started the agency with his wife Elizabeth in 1954. He celebrated this milestone birthday with a family party near to Frank’s and Elizabeth’s home in north London, attended by over 100 close friends and relatives from around the world.

More cake! Photo: Sharon Heyman

Elizabeth and Frank Selby at the party. Photo: Panayis

Frank views his birthday card from the Queen. Photo: John Selby

This in from Alan Smith of photo library Topfoto:
“Well done Frank. When he was born the first world war was being wrapped up and when I last saw him he was staggering upstairs arm in arm with a filing cabinet at Rex! What a man and behind every good man is a good woman, Elizabeth.”

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