Hope Diamond aka. “The Gem of Exotics”..
A promo poster salvaged from the 1978 demolition of the ‘ROXY Theatre’ in Cleveland, Ohio.. After retiring from Burly-Q, Hope (aka. Leona Beldini) entered politics and eventually became the Deputy Mayor of Jersey City.. In July of 2009, she was arrested in a massive FBI sting that nabbed public officials taking bribes.. Hope was convicted on 2 counts of bribery; and is currently serving a 3-Year sentence in a Texas prison.
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