Petite stripper Patti Waggin appears in a Men’s Magazine photoshoot with the very TALL (6’ 3”) Vallkyra..

Petite stripper Patti Waggin appears in a Men’s Magazine photoshoot with the very TALL (6’ 3”) Vallkyra..

hollyhocksandtulips:

Showgirls at the ‘Stardust Hotel’..  (ca. 1959)
Photo by -  Ralph Crane

hollyhocksandtulips:

Showgirls at the ‘Stardust Hotel’..  (ca. 1959)

Photo by -  Ralph Crane

Vintage press photo dated from the early-1950’s shows crowds outside the 'Casino Royale'; a nightclub located in the French Quarter of New Orleans.. The venue was run by a popular local dancer named: Stormy (aka. Stacey Lawrence).. Alouette LeBlanc and Pat "Amber" Halladay can also be seen advertised on the club’s marquee posters..

Vintage press photo dated from the early-1950’s shows crowds outside the 'Casino Royale'; a nightclub located in the French Quarter of New Orleans.. The venue was run by a popular local dancer named: Stormy (aka. Stacey Lawrence).. Alouette LeBlanc and Pat "Amber" Halladay can also be seen advertised on the club’s marquee posters..

Vintage photo dated from 1958, features the elaborate facade of Leon Prima’s famed ‘500 Club’ ; located at the corner of St. Louis and Bourbon Street in downtown New Orleans, Louisiana.. For many years, the nightclub was "home" to Lilly Christine.. Also appearing at the venue, was a young Bambi Brooks; who would late change her name to: Bambi Jones..

Vintage photo dated from 1958, features the elaborate facade of Leon Prima’s famed ‘500 Club’ ; located at the corner of St. Louis and Bourbon Street in downtown New Orleans, Louisiana.. For many years, the nightclub was "home" to Lilly Christine.. Also appearing at the venue, was a young Bambi Brooks; who would late change her name to: Bambi Jones..

burleskateer:

During the late-60’s and early-70’s, "STARVIN’ MARVIN’S" was really the last gasp at old-style burlesque houses in Toronto.. The kind of place where Burly-Q fans could still catch comedians performing between the different dancers.. By the mid-70’s, all of these venues would fully transition into modern-day strip joints..
You can read more about this part of Toronto history HERE..

burleskateer:

During the late-60’s and early-70’s, "STARVIN’ MARVIN’S" was really the last gasp at old-style burlesque houses in Toronto.. The kind of place where Burly-Q fans could still catch comedians performing between the different dancers.. By the mid-70’s, all of these venues would fully transition into modern-day strip joints..

You can read more about this part of Toronto history HERE..

Lillian Hunt — famed manager of the 'New Follies Theatre' in Los Angeles, also ran the theatre’s “School For Strippers”.. Featured in this Men’s Digest article, are some of her strongest students: Blaza Glory, Gilda, and Thunder ..

Lillian Hunt — famed manager of the 'New Follies Theatre' in Los Angeles, also ran the theatre’s “School For Strippers”.. Featured in this Men’s Digest article, are some of her strongest students: Blaza Glory, Gilda, and Thunder ..

burleskateer:
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!

burleskateer:

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!

deadair:

‘TIAJUANA After MIDNITE’ 

Directed by Phil Tucker.. The movie featured strippers, like: Rita Ravell, Misty Ayres, Mitzi Doré, Deenah Prince, Rhea Walker, Bobbi Bruce, and Libby Jones..

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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..

Famed manager of Los Angeles’ 'FOLLIES Theatre': Lillian Hunt (center) poses with a half-dozen of her showgirls.. I can recognize Patti Waggin (3rd from Left) and Novita (Far Right).. Not so sure about the others, unfortunately..

Famed manager of Los Angeles’ 'FOLLIES Theatre': Lillian Hunt (center) poses with a half-dozen of her showgirls.. I can recognize Patti Waggin (3rd from Left) and Novita (Far Right).. Not so sure about the others, unfortunately..