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July 1955; Playmate JANET PILGRIM. The July 1955 issue was the first time the bikini was modeled prominently on the cover. Janet has all her necessities at hand: a pack of cigarettes, a full bottle of perfume, sandals, and a ukelele so her multitalented boyfriend can play her a romantic tune. www.goachi.com
Model Janet Pilgrim sports a bunny burn on her back on the cover of the July 1955 issue.
Janet Pilgrim on the cover of Playboy, July 1955.
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