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Swing dancers Dean Collins and Jewel McGowan.
Dean Collins and Jewel McGowan. My fave style lindy. Hear about it in http://www.girlinthejitterbugdress.com
1940's Dance club~my characters so need to go HERE! www.girlinthejitt...
I wished I lived back in these times . So simple. Maybe in another life I will .
Swing Dance Lifts - Bing Images
Swing dancing at the Dunbar Hotel in 1940s Los Angeles, this fellow was the "King Dipper" Gil Fernandez with his partner Venna Cacson
Dean Collins & Jewel McGowan in Rings on Her Fingers, 1942. Switches at 0:36. Amazing.
The Lindy Hop on Life Magazine
She wouldn't mind if I looked goofy trying to do the 'Lindy Hop' in the kitchen when the kids were watching. She'd go with the flow as long as the practice session didn't interfere with her Sunday Fun-day Cookin'.
Photo of Leon James and Willa Mae Ricker demonstrating a step of The The Lindy (lindy hop). Life Magazine.
Willa Mae Ricker and Leon James doing the Lindy Hop
Dean Collins and Jewel McGowan in BuckPrivates
Lindy Hop at Herräng Dance Camp
Celebrants dancing in the aisles at the funeral of Frankie Manning, father of Lindy Hop. (Photo by Michael Appleton for the New York Times.) When I go I want things to be just this jumping.