Bettie Page demonstrates how much clothing can be removed in a strip-tease (legally) in Carnival Magazine, 1953 (via)
Burlesque dancer, Miss Beverly Hills c. 1960s
(you might recognize her from Breakfast at Tiffany’s)
Burlesque dancer Candy Barr photographed by Bernard of Hollywood c. 1950s
Unknown Dancer: vintage (mid 1950s) postcard produced by the Burlesque Historical Company in Philadelphia, PA.
Lovely Nejla in action
Burlesque dancer Lili St. Cyr dancing in Irving Klaw’s Varietease (1954)