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    burleskateer: Lili St. Cyr graces the cover of a January ‘54 issue of ‘TEMPO’ magazine; a popular Pocket Digest during the 1950’s..


    Quebec’s Catholic clergy condemned Lili St. Cyr's act, declaring that whenever she dances “the theater is made to stink with the foul odor of sexual frenzy.”

    The Jitterbug magazine, issue no. 1 ~ c. 1940

    Newsweek magazine, February 28, 1972 — Lisa Minnelli in Cabaret

    Colleen Dewhurst Born June 3, 1924(1924-06-03) Montreal, Quebec, Canada Died August 22, 1991(1991-08-22) (aged 67) South Salem, New York, U.S. Occupation Film, stage, television and voice actress Years active 1952–91 Spouse 1) James Vickery (1947–60; divorced) 2) George C. Scott (1960–65; divorced); 2 children 3) George C. Scott (1967–72; divorced) Partner Ken Marsolais (1975–91) Children Alexander Scott (born 1960) Campbell Scott (born 1961)

    Playboy magazine, 1950s

    Color Photos from the '40s & '50s taken at circus shows long since passed.

    The Original Charleston

    Rose Print 1950's Dress

    Bless her heart~

    Deluxe Magazine / ca 1977

    Life Magazine, September 28, 1928. Artist: Russell Patterson This comic artist studied at the Chicago Institute of Art and under Claude Monet in Paris from 1920-1925.

    Lili St Cyr.

    Liberty 1943

    George Stavrinos, Vintage 1950´s Dior evening gown

    Drum, February 1955

    Teen magazine. Susan Dey of The Partridge Family was bonus back then!

    1940's Burlesque Legend Lili St. Cyr - 'The Anatomic Bomb'

    Lovely revealing design.

    Interview Magazine / Bianca