Black Beauty

No silly, not The First Lady at the balls last night- vintage photos of Black women from magazines aimed at Black readers:

(future soap star) ELLEN HOLLY:

Pretty Ellen Holly, Future Actress on One Life to Live, As Jet Model - Jet Magazine, December 20, 1951 by vieilles_annonces.

MURIEL SMITH:

New York Singer A Hit in London  - Jet Magazine, March 6, 1952 by vieilles_annonces.

ROSE HARDAWAY:

The Truth About Dirty Records - Jet Magazine, January 3, 1952 by vieilles_annonces.

ACQUANETTA:

Hollywood Jungle Girl (Story) - Jet Magazine Feb 14, 1952 by vieilles_annonces.

GLENNA POWELL:

Does Mixed Marriage Hurt Race Relations?  Jet Magazine, July 3, 1952 by vieilles_annonces.

SONYA ROUNDTREE:

Spring Decoration - Jet Magazine Apr 26, 1956 by vieilles_annonces.

LORELEI EDMONDS:

Lithesome Lorelei - Jet Magazine May 24, 1956 by vieilles_annonces.

LOVELY HILL:

Why "Sweet" Daddy Grace Bought Out Prophet Jones - Jet Magazine May 17, 1956 by vieilles_annonces.

GERALDINE JACKSON:

Music Minded Miss Geraldine Jackson - Jet Magazine February 2, 1956 by vieilles_annonces.

JANE HUTCHINSON:

Modern Touch for an Ancient Tub - Jet Magazine, March 29, 1956 by vieilles_annonces.

(all images courtesy of http://www.flickr.com/photos/vieilles_annonces/collections/72157602208090748/)

BCB

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