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Hair Style for Safety WWII

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Uploaded on Jun 7, 2007

In the early 1940s, American film actress Veronica Lake changed her trademark peekaboo hairstyle to encourage women working in war industry factories to adopt more practical, safer hairstyles. Veronica Lake was a popular American film actress who enjoyed both popular and critical acclaim, especially for her femme fatale roles in film noir with Alan Ladd during the 1940s. A stray lock of her shoulder-length blonde hair during a publicity photo shoot led to her iconic hairstyle which hid one eye, and was widely imitated
( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Veronica... ).

Clipped from the US News Review, Issue 5, available at the Internet Archives.

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