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..

Syra Marty       aka. "The Swiss Miss"..

Syra Marty       aka. "The Swiss Miss"..

Lili St. Cyr’s half-sister Dardy Orlando shares the burlesque stage (during a skit) with comedian Pinky Lee..

Lili St. Cyr’s half-sister Dardy Orlando shares the burlesque stage (during a skit) with comedian Pinky Lee..

Irma The Body       (aka. Mary Goodneighbor)
From the ‘Burlesque Historical Company’ series of postcards..

Irma The Body       (aka. Mary Goodneighbor)

From the ‘Burlesque Historical Company’ series of postcards..

Misty Ayres

Poses for a publicity still for the 1953 Burlesque film: “A NIGHT IN HOLLYWOOD”.. The film was shot at the ‘FOLLIES Theatre’; located in downtown Los Angeles..

Misty Ayres

Poses for a publicity still for the 1953 Burlesque film: “A NIGHT IN HOLLYWOOD”.. The film was shot at the ‘FOLLIES Theatre’; located in downtown Los Angeles..

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..

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Tempest Storm



A publicity still from the 1953 Burlesque film: "A NIGHT IN HOLLYWOOD", features Ms. Storm framed between: Misty Ayres (Left) and Jenna Saunders (Right)..  The film was shot at the ‘FOLLIES Theatre’; located in Los Angeles, California..

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Tempest Storm

A publicity still from the 1953 Burlesque film: "A NIGHT IN HOLLYWOOD", features Ms. Storm framed between: Misty Ayres (Left) and Jenna Saunders (Right)..  The film was shot at the ‘FOLLIES Theatre’; located in Los Angeles, California..

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..

Marie Durand 
As featured in a publicity photo from Duke Goldstone’s 1949 Burlesque film: "HOLLYWOOD BURLESQUE".. A documentary-style recording of a complete Burlesque show,— as filmed in 1948 at the 'HOLLYWOOD Theatre'; located in San Diego, California..

Marie Durand 

As featured in a publicity photo from Duke Goldstone’s 1949 Burlesque film: "HOLLYWOOD BURLESQUE".. A documentary-style recording of a complete Burlesque show,— as filmed in 1948 at the 'HOLLYWOOD Theatre'; located in San Diego, California..

Suzanne Daye

From the 'Burlesque Historical Company' series of postcards..

Suzanne Daye

From the 'Burlesque Historical Company' series of postcards..