kdo:

Georgia Sothern      aka. "That Fiery Redhead"..


A vintage 40’s-era window poster advertising a February appearance at the 'EMPIRE Burlesk Theatre’ in Newark, New Jersey..

kdo:

Georgia Sothern      aka. "That Fiery Redhead"..

A vintage 40’s-era window poster advertising a February appearance at the 'EMPIRE Burlesk Theatre’ in Newark, New Jersey..

A bevy of showgirls pose for a lobby card used to promote the 1953 film 'STRIPORAMA'; starring: Lili St. Cyr.. Produced by Martin Lewis, it would serve as the inspiration for Irving Klaw’s own entries into the genre: 'TEASERAMA' and 'VARIETEASE'..

A bevy of showgirls pose for a lobby card used to promote the 1953 film 'STRIPORAMA'; starring: Lili St. Cyr.. Produced by Martin Lewis, it would serve as the inspiration for Irving Klaw’s own entries into the genre: 'TEASERAMA' and 'VARIETEASE'..

Georgia Sothern      aka. "The Redheaded Bomb-Shell"..

Georgia Sothern      aka. "The Redheaded Bomb-Shell"..

Georgia Sothern      aka. "The Redheaded Bomb-Shell"..

Georgia Sothern      aka. "The Redheaded Bomb-Shell"..

Georgia Sothern      aka. “The Redheaded Bomb-Shell”..
Vintage press photo dated from 1937, features Georgia working the stage curtain of an unidentified theatre..

Georgia Sothern      aka. “The Redheaded Bomb-Shell”..

Vintage press photo dated from 1937, features Georgia working the stage curtain of an unidentified theatre..

Georgia Sothern is featured in a short film loop, racing thru her dance number from the 1942 Broadway musical, entitled: ”STAR And GARTER”; produced by Michael Todd for the 'Music Box Theatre', in New York City..

Georgia Sothern   aka. "The Human Dynamo - The Fastest Girl In Burlesque"..
She described herself as an "ecdysiast", rather than a stripper.. She began her career in Burlesque in the mid-1930’s, on the stage of Minsky’s 'REPUBLIC Theatre' in NYC.. She quickly gained a reputation for being one of the fiercest and most acrobatic performers in the business. One reviewer observed: "She strips like she just had dynamite for lunch!"..

Georgia Sothern   aka. "The Human Dynamo - The Fastest Girl In Burlesque"..

She described herself as an "ecdysiast", rather than a stripper.. She began her career in Burlesque in the mid-1930’s, on the stage of Minsky’s 'REPUBLIC Theatre' in NYC.. She quickly gained a reputation for being one of the fiercest and most acrobatic performers in the business. One reviewer observed: "She strips like she just had dynamite for lunch!"..

bhof:

A vintage 1948 carnival show poster featuring: Georgia Sothern and her “Night on Broadway Revue”.. 

bhof:

A vintage 1948 carnival show poster featuring: Georgia Sothern and her “Night on Broadway Revue”.. 

A vintage program for "The Old Howard", date from the week of December 3, 1951.. Featuring an autograph on the cover, by headliner: Georgia Sothern (aka. "The Fastest Girl In Burlesque").. Also appearing : Princess LaHoma and her exotic indian dances!

A vintage program for "The Old Howard", date from the week of December 3, 1951.. Featuring an autograph on the cover, by headliner: Georgia Sothern (aka. "The Fastest Girl In Burlesque").. Also appearing : Princess LaHoma and her exotic indian dances!

riotvonphilly:

A movie poster for the 1953 film 'STRIPORAMA'’; starring: Lili St. Cyr.. Produced by Martin Lewis, it would serve as the inspiration to Irving Klaw’s entries into the genre: 'TEASERAMA' and 'VARIETEASE'..

riotvonphilly:

A movie poster for the 1953 film 'STRIPORAMA'’; starring: Lili St. Cyr.. Produced by Martin Lewis, it would serve as the inspiration to Irving Klaw’s entries into the genre: 'TEASERAMA' and 'VARIETEASE'..