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Edie Adams (center), born 10/15/08, dressed for "Lil Abner" with Tina Louise and Julie Newmar
Vintage Beauty Contest♛♥SJJ♥♛
Vintage beauty contests
Venice Beach, California c.1927
Tina Louise as Appasionatta von Climax in the original 1956 stage production of the musical Li’l Abner.
Julie Newmar. I think she was the best Cat Woman.
"The trouble with censors is that they worry if a girl has cleavage. They ought to worry if she hasn't any.” --Marilyn Monroe
Julie Newmar amd Tina Louise backstage during the Broadway production of ‘Li’l Abner’, 1958.
Julie Newmar in the stage production of Li’l Abner (1958)
Fencing has never looked so fashionable! (Actress Colleen Townsend, 1948.)
Unless I miss a reference, she's holding a fencing foil, not a jousting lance.
Looks a lot better than what I wore while fencing!
1950's Hermès bathing suit.
Evening Ensemble, Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, 1895–1972) for the House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937): 1950, French, silk.
Balenciaga, 1952. Sophie Malgat is wearing an evening dress of white organdy embroidered with black polka-dots.
Love polka dots sometimes. And Balenciaga is divine, so i really, really love this!