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  1. Hep Magazine part 2

    February 11, 2014 by 16stone

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  2. Merry Christmas!

    December 25, 2013 by 16stone

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  3. Jet Beauties of the Week part 2

    November 11, 2013 by 16stone

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    photos: Jet Magazine

  4. Dorothy Jean, Always Stunning…

    October 23, 2013 by 16stone

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  5. Tan Magazine Beauties

    October 15, 2013 by 16stone

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  6. New Review Magazine

    October 12, 2013 by 16stone

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  7. Hazel Scott

    September 30, 2013 by 16stone

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    Hazel Scott IMDb

  8. Glamorous Sepia Covers

    September 17, 2013 by 16stone

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  9. Burlesque Legends

    September 13, 2013 by 16stone

    Check out these “shake dancer” legends in action. Most would compare shake dancers to modern day strippers. But burlesque performers were about mastering the art of tease. Most performers were also trained dancers. Burlesque was often used as a starter platform for dancers to take off in their careers. For instance Ethlyn Butler started off as a shake dancer, but later trained as a ballet dancer.

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    Tonga La Tour

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    Chicago’s Rosemarie Black aka Racetrack Rosie

    photo credits:

    Jet Magazine, Rosemarie Black facebook, FotoMarcos

  10. Hue Cover Girls part 2

    September 11, 2013 by 16stone

    See Hue part 1 for more covers.

    “Hue Magazine was a publication of Johnson Publishing Company. It was a pocket entertainment news magazine published monthly during the 1950′s and feature black celebrities and news-makers. Unlike Jet Magazine, Hue had a back cover and often used it to highlight aspiring actresses and models. The magazine also features a pin-up gallery with lots of photos of pretty girls. “

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