This blog by mikl-em (I played Sugarchurch) features Stuff about carnival sideshows, the 1800's to 1930’s, Vaudeville, clowns, freaks, silent film, or whatever else seems to fit.
"Three young women posing in swimsuits and wearing their swimming competition medals. No photographer or publishing information provided, between 1910 and 1930."
For the next couple days I’ll be posting all photos of lovely “ladies lined up”. Seems a little odd? I just found a bunch of pix that fit that description recently. You’ll like it.
So lets start off with a gaggle of gypsy girls from the 1930s (at least in gypsy costume) complete with tambourines. via hollyhocksandtulips
Meanwhile, in the vintage bushes, a rustling. A masked rustling. Okay, that’s enough, we’re done here. End of mask day. See you tomorrow. Photo via dulltooldimbulb
Super creepy softcore 3-way between two skeletons & a lady: Erotischer Totentanz by Franz Fiedler, 1923, from a collection of vintage postcards (most of which are not this… interesting). Here’s another image that seems to be from the same series.