Books by Jim Linderman

Books by Jim Linderman
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True Burlesque Hall of Fame Member Dances for Smut Merchant Irving Klaw

It was not unusual for burlesque dancers to supplement income by posing for greedy pornographers.  Here, The complete "inventory" Burlesque Hall of Fame member La Savona produced for Irving Klaw in his dingy upstairs photo Studio. True Burlesque

True Burlesque The Stripteaser Used a Hacksaw!

True Burlesque lurid account of a down and out burlesque babe who took $500 to murder and hack up her victim.   

True Burlesque Double Header! Luscious Young Showoffs

Well, I am not sure where the "50" comes from for Tempest Storm measurements.  Seems to me True Burlesque is being exaggerated in this poster for Peep Shows of Paris.  The "luscious young showoffs" could be correct, however.  Dozens of dancers started young.  Tura Santana at age 15...and It was a brutal, horrid business for many.  The second flick sounds good!  . 

True Burlesque Rubber Drink Decorations of Pin-up Gals and Burlesque Queens

From the early 1960s, Bettie Page lower right.  Small hooks to hang each cocktail glass with pulchitrude!  Collection Jim Linderman

True Burlesque Drinks, Good Posture and a Snake

True Burlesque Drinks, Good Posture and a Snake.  Original Snapshot Collection True Burlesque.

True Burlesque Tom Cat Fever Lilly the Cat Girl stand up

Table "stand up" promotional card with Lilly Christine "The Cat Girl" in her prime.
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