Crystal Lassies at the 1939 Worlds Fair

Warning: faded, grainy, black-and-white film of dancing topless gals.
Reminiscent of squinting at scrambled adult cable channels — “I thought I saw a neepul!”
The music has been added.

Crystal Lassies (1939 Worlds Fair answer to Sally Rand)
Sonny Watson – Apr 6, 2013 – 5:34
h/t MachiasPrivateer on A♠
also getting the banned back together on A♠
StreetSwing.com – Crystal Lassies (1939 Worlds fair answer to Sally Rand). Burlesque type.

……….. Sign outside the Crystal Palace stated that:
“The New York Fair’s more than Adequate Answer to the Sally Rand Question.
Nine Girls Dancing Solo in Five Minute Relays Multiplied Hundreds of times from every conceivable angle ……….. Daring but Beautiful.”

Dancers included are Spanish type, Burlesque / Risque type, a Twirly Girlie, a Fan Dancer and more.

for more info on Dance, Sally Rand and many others see:
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Flying Monkeys!

…On this day in 1939 The Wizard of Oz premiered at Grauman’s Chinese Theater in Los Angeles, California.

Posted by: Vic on A♠ at August 15, 2020 06:05 AM

So… on this day in 1939 little children were terrified by flying monkeys for the first time.

Nowadays we elect them to Congress.

EdMcMahon: “whoa-ho!”

Posted by: mindful webworker on A♠ at August 15, 2020 09:08 AM

 

CinemaSins did the Wizard of Oz. It’s pretty funny….

Posted by: Guy Smiley on A♠ at August 15, 2020 06:36 AM

Everything Wrong With The Wizard of Oz
CinemaSins – Dec 7, 2019 – 7:13