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    Irving Klaw - Bettie Page Photos Banned by US Government Group of 10 (c. 1950s). The Nylon-clad princess of naughty, that all-American gal, Bettie Page, Queen of the Pin-ups, is featured on these 10 photos that are a stunning blast-from-the-past... and they were almost lost to history! These original vintage photos from famed pin-up photographer Irving Klaw's classic "Movie Star News" photo archives. Irving Klaw's sister Paula Klaw, saved them from court-ordered destruction. Each bears an individually numbered certificate sticker from the Movie Star News. They are in such Excellent condition, they look brand spanking new!

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    September, 2016
    18th Sunday
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