Jennie Lee: the bazoom Girl 45 intimate glimpses of "Miss 44 and Plenty More
by Lee, Jennie [stage name of Virginia Lee Hicks] photos by Earl Leaf, Russ Meyer, Herman of Mexico City
Hollywood: Bazoomers Fan Club, 1960. Magazine. [16p] includes covers, 5.5x8.25 inches, 38 b&w photos of the burlesque stripper, some history, mild edgewear not affecting pictures otherwise a very good booklet in stapled white pictorial wraps this has red spot color banners over black text and photo. Virginia Lee Hicks aka Jennie Lee was the poor man's Mamie Van Doren in the 1950s-60s. She appeared in several films as a stripper or fun girl and danced all over the country as well as Japan and the Philippines. In 1954 she formed the EDL [Exotic Dancers league] a union of sorts for exotic dancers and strippers in LA, one of the first to do so. The booklet was published by her fan club. The 45 glimpses are the number of photos available for purchase, but only 38 images, some from her stage shows, are on display here.
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