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Hattie Helen Gould Beck was born in the village of Elkton, Hickory County, Missouri AKA Sally Rand (April 3, 1904 – August 31, 1979) was a burlesque dancer and actress, most noted for her ostrich feather fan dance and balloon bubble dance. She also performed under the name Billie Beck. (Photo - Leda and the Swan) "I haven't been out of work since the day I took my pants off."

Fan Dancer - ballet - red - feathers True expressions n danceing how well do i know. J C M

Burlesque Dancer... I Love the way these women have so much confidence and show it in such a sexy but classy way.

I WANT to be this woman!!! I wonder what it would look like if i donned an outfit like this?

Sally Rand, a family friend. She danced before Presidents and Queens, while my Uncle Richard accompanied on piano.

Sally Rand, 1933 Chicago World's Fair.

Vintage Ostrich Feather Fan by brasspaperclip, via Flickr

Fan Dance, Sally Rand. -She was arrested for this..

Hoodoo That Voodoo, thevioletfox: Sally Rand, Fan Dancer and star of...

Gypsy Rose Lee- the gal who almost single-handedly elevated the chic and taste level of the strip tease, she and Sally Rand were pioneers- Sally did it with aplomb, dignity and bubbles, Gypsy did it with a wry comedic gusto that gave it an intellectual flair hitherto unseen or imagined.

Sally Rand: my G-ma ditched a college class w/ a friend to see her dance in downtown KC