Halloween Cheesecake: Elaine Stewart

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Starlet Elaine Stewart, most famous for her role as a, well, starlet, in The Bad and the Beautiful.

Dance of the Hoo-Hoo

Dance of the Hoo Hoo

“Dance of the Hoo-Hoo” by Emma Y. Suckert, published in 1898. This ragtime number has been recently recorded. Suckert’s only other known work, “Pickaninny Shuffle” from 1896, is a cakewalk dance. Picture shamelessly stolen from Chateau Thombeau.

Madam Satan (1930)

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A little Madam Satan photo gallery for this delightful October morning. Above is the fashion sketch by Adrian for Madam Satan’s deadly ball gown.

Tallu and Jeff

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Tallulah Bankhead, Jeffrey Hunter and strong sexual tension (not pictured) at a Hollywood Halloween party circa 1958. Courtesy MJ at Infomaniac.

Mae West, 1934

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And just imagine, only a mere 34 years later, she would star in the timeless romance Sextette.

Bat Before the Moon

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Woodblock print “Bat Before the Moon” by Biho Takashi, circa 1910.

Apres les Depart du Train des Maris

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“Apres les Depart du Train des Maris” (1923) by Chéri Hérouard, courtesy Sugar + Meows