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RETROGASM STEALS MY SHIT - SUNDAY

Vintage 50’s-era menu card for ‘Bimbo’s 365 CLUB’ in San Francisco, California.. A popular Burlesque nightclub, located on 365 Market Street (later, at 1025 Columbus Avenue).. It featured a unique “Girl In A Fish Bowl” attraction, that used mirrors to project an image of a nude model (posing in the Basement) into a Fish Bowl that resided on the Main Floor!

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RETROGASM STEALS MY SHIT - SUNDAY

Vintage 50’s-era menu card for ‘Bimbo’s 365 CLUB’ in San Francisco, California.. A popular Burlesque nightclub, located on 365 Market Street (later, at 1025 Columbus Avenue).. It featured a unique “Girl In A Fish Bowl” attraction, that used mirrors to project an image of a nude model (posing in the Basement) into a Fish Bowl that resided on the Main Floor!

Maxine Holman        aka. "The Wolf Girl"..
Appearing on a promotional poster for a 1953 appearance at the 'Clermont Hotel'; located in Atlanta, Georgia..

Maxine Holman        aka. "The Wolf Girl"..

Appearing on a promotional poster for a 1953 appearance at the 'Clermont Hotel'; located in Atlanta, Georgia..

Vintage 40’s-era photo features Sherry Britton (centre) leading 8 other chorines across the stage of 'LEON and EDDIE'S' nightclub; located in NYC’s famed "Strip Alley" on 52nd Street.. Ms. Britton was a popular WW2 Pin-Up Girl, and many returning GI’s made visits to see her perform, when stopping thru New York..

Vintage 40’s-era photo features Sherry Britton (centre) leading 8 other chorines across the stage of 'LEON and EDDIE'S' nightclub; located in NYC’s famed "Strip Alley" on 52nd Street.. Ms. Britton was a popular WW2 Pin-Up Girl, and many returning GI’s made visits to see her perform, when stopping thru New York..

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Angel Carter   aka. "The Sex Goddess of Polynesia"..
Vivian Cournoyer was born and raised in England; and was blessed with what Burly-Q producers would term: "a swell setup.." ie. a dazzling 36H-22-35 figure! She was a regular dancer at Hollywood’s 'BODY SHOP' club, thru the 1960’s.. She also appeared (uncredited) in a handful of feature films.
Featured here, posing for a publicity shot with actor James Garner, for the 1968 film: "The Pink Jungle"; in which she had a small dance cameo..

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Angel Carter   aka. "The Sex Goddess of Polynesia"..

Vivian Cournoyer was born and raised in England; and was blessed with what Burly-Q producers would term: "a swell setup.." ie. a dazzling 36H-22-35 figure! She was a regular dancer at Hollywood’s 'BODY SHOP' club, thru the 1960’s.. She also appeared (uncredited) in a handful of feature films.

Featured here, posing for a publicity shot with actor James Garner, for the 1968 film: "The Pink Jungle"; in which she had a small dance cameo..

Jadin Wong
Jadin was born on May 24-1913 in Marysville, California; but grew up in Stockton.. As a teen, she ran away from home to find success in showbiz.. By 1938, she was a headlining Feature at Charlie Low’s famed 'Forbidden City' nightclub, in San Francisco.. During the War Years, she spent a lot of time traveling throughout Europe to entertain U.S. troops.. During the 1970’s, she had retired from performing; but never left showbiz.. For more than 30 years, she ran a very successful Talent Agency that represented more than 400 Asian-American actors and actresses.. Jadin passed away in March of 2010, at the age of 96..

Jadin Wong

Jadin was born on May 24-1913 in Marysville, California; but grew up in Stockton.. As a teen, she ran away from home to find success in showbiz.. By 1938, she was a headlining Feature at Charlie Low’s famed 'Forbidden City' nightclub, in San Francisco.. During the War Years, she spent a lot of time traveling throughout Europe to entertain U.S. troops.. During the 1970’s, she had retired from performing; but never left showbiz.. For more than 30 years, she ran a very successful Talent Agency that represented more than 400 Asian-American actors and actresses.. Jadin passed away in March of 2010, at the age of 96..

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Sahji     (aka. Madeleine Jackson)
Beautiful vintage 30’s-era promo photo of Ms. Jackson, who was a Feature dancer at NYC’s famed 'Cotton Club' nightspot from 1933 to 1939.. She personalized the photo to a fellow dancer: “To Margot — You are tops as a dancer. And as a lady you are even higher. Best Wishes for your present & future happiness  — Sincerely,  Madeleine “Sahji” Jackson ”..

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Sahji     (aka. Madeleine Jackson)

Beautiful vintage 30’s-era promo photo of Ms. Jackson, who was a Feature dancer at NYC’s famed 'Cotton Club' nightspot from 1933 to 1939.. She personalized the photo to a fellow dancer: “To Margot — You are tops as a dancer. And as a lady you are even higher. Best Wishes for your present & future happiness  — Sincerely,  Madeleine “Sahji” Jackson ”..

Vintage 60’s-era photo captures the emcee of Bourbon Street’s famed 'Prima's 500 Club' introducing an almost-nude Linda Brigette to the stage..

Vintage 60’s-era photo captures the emcee of Bourbon Street’s famed 'Prima's 500 Club' introducing an almost-nude Linda Brigette to the stage..

HAPPY CANADA DAY!!
Baby Bubbles appears in a publicity still from the 1963 film: "Hollywood — WORLD Of FLESH"; as directed by Lee Frost.. Baby was a virtuoso tassel-twirler from Canada with a remarkable 40-22-34 figure.. All of her scenes for the film, were recorded at 'The Body Shop' nightclub; located on L.A.’s famed Sunset Strip..

HAPPY CANADA DAY!!

Baby Bubbles appears in a publicity still from the 1963 film: "Hollywood — WORLD Of FLESH"; as directed by Lee Frost.. Baby was a virtuoso tassel-twirler from Canada with a remarkable 40-22-34 figure.. All of her scenes for the film, were recorded at 'The Body Shop' nightclub; located on L.A.’s famed Sunset Strip..

Beryl Wallace appears on the cover of a vintage 40’s-era souvenir program from Earl Carroll’s nightclub; located in Hollywood, California..

Beryl Wallace appears on the cover of a vintage 40’s-era souvenir program from Earl Carroll’s nightclub; located in Hollywood, California..

Candy Barr       aka. "The Sugar And Spice Girl"..


Appears inside a unique complimentary 50’s-era "table-topper" card gifted to patrons attending Abe Weinstein’s 'Colony Club'; located in Dallas, Texas.. These novelty cards were designed in a way that when viewed closed, only Ms. Barr’s breasts and pasties would appear through a special die-cut hole in the cover..

Candy Barr       aka. "The Sugar And Spice Girl"..

Appears inside a unique complimentary 50’s-era "table-topper" card gifted to patrons attending Abe Weinstein’s 'Colony Club'; located in Dallas, Texas.. These novelty cards were designed in a way that when viewed closed, only Ms. Barr’s breasts and pasties would appear through a special die-cut hole in the cover..