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This one has got to be one of my favorites...

I understand my grandmother made her suit herself.

She was always good with a needle.

Look at her monogram...

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Doris Geneva Balding, early 1920s

Date: 2012-02-01 02:28 am (UTC)
From: (Anonymous)
Ooh la la! She's divine.

Susan/NolichuckyRoots

Date: 2012-02-08 03:36 am (UTC)
From: (Anonymous)
What a gorgeous group of photographs, Dee. I was going to say that I thought your grandmother looked a little risque for the 1920s, but then I looked at other swimsuits of the time period and find that she's perfectly fashionable. Her monogram looks perfect. It's too bad the suit didn't survive.

I also like the photo of the boys with the chicken in front of them. It looks like they were performing some kind of dance or routine, maybe.... They are cute.

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