Jan Hunter       

As featured in the vintage 'Burlesque Historical Company' postcard series..

Jan Hunter      

As featured in the vintage 'Burlesque Historical Company' postcard series..

Marie Durand 

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

Marie Durand 

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

burleskateer:

Natasa
More pics of Natasa can be found here..

burleskateer:

Natasa

More pics of Natasa can be found here..

Mary Mack         aka. "The Naughty Girl Next Door!"..
As featured in the vintage 'Burlesque Historical Company' postcard series..

Mary Mack         aka. "The Naughty Girl Next Door!"..

As featured in the vintage 'Burlesque Historical Company' postcard series..

Jessica Rogers          aka. "The WOW Girl"..
An interesting promotional photo, shot after hours one would assume, given the kitty on stage?! hah   The white paint applied around Ms. Roger’s figure, was likely applied by a Burlesk venue owner intending to use the photo in a newspaper promo ad… In these pre-Photoshop days, occasionally a few inches were also "edited" from the performers’ waistlines and legs, when these ad layouts were begin prepared for printing..

Jessica Rogers          aka. "The WOW Girl"..

An interesting promotional photo, shot after hours one would assume, given the kitty on stage?! hah   The white paint applied around Ms. Roger’s figure, was likely applied by a Burlesk venue owner intending to use the photo in a newspaper promo ad… In these pre-Photoshop days, occasionally a few inches were also "edited" from the performers’ waistlines and legs, when these ad layouts were begin prepared for printing..
Sande Marlowe

Sande Marlowe

Sequin works the showbar stage at a Key West nightclub, during a mid-1950’s performance..

Sequin works the showbar stage at a Key West nightclub, during a mid-1950’s performance..

Natasa
More pics of Natasa can be found here..

Natasa

More pics of Natasa can be found here..

Shirley Hayes            aka. "The Pussy Cat Girl"
As featured in the vintage 'Burlesque Historical Company' postcard series..

Shirley Hayes            aka. "The Pussy Cat Girl"

As featured in the vintage 'Burlesque Historical Company' postcard series..

Gypsy Rose Lee         (aka. Louise Hovick)

Gypsy Rose Lee         (aka. Louise Hovick)