January 26, 1925. Washington, D.C. "National Theater. Earl Carroll instructing showgirls in Vanities
." More of the Broadway showman and considerably more of his performers. For a decade or so, annual productions of Earl Carroll's Vanities
("Through these portals pass the most beautiful girls in the world") were a staple of the theatrical stage, "treading the fine line between titillation and indecency," as one reviewer put it. National Photo Company glass negative.
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