Noel Toy (CO-EDS, May 1942)
This second installment of my Vintage Image series is all about showgirls, because, why the heck not? With New Years Eve so close, this post begs for some stage glamour. Enjoy!
Dancer Gypsy Rose Lee (R) designing costume for girls to wear during her performance, adding another layer of lace on panties to avoid censorship."George Skadding (Life Magazine, 1954)
Shake Dancer Elizabeth China Doll Dickerson (Jet Magazine, March 25, 1954) [Kathy note: I love the idea of the balloon dance being altered to allow for the audience to participate in the popping!]
Gypsy Rose Lee posing with costumes displayed she uses while performing." Photograph by George Skadding for Life Magazine (1954)