Different icons … so Doyle with it!

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NOT THAT IT MEANS a hill of beans in this crazy world, but the image on the left is NOT Rosie the Riveter. R the R, painted by Norman Rockwell, is the figure on the right.

Typing “Rosie the Riveter” into Google a minute ago brought 15 images onto my screen. Twelve were “We Can Do It” images, some of them takeoffs on the original poster; two were copies of the Rosie the Riveter illustration; and one was an actual photo of a woman riveter.

Confusion over the two strong-woman images is understandable, especially since the models for the images were both named Doyle. Here’s how they compare …

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