Evelyn West ...
Burlesque dance, Striptease Artist: Evelyn West. aka: "The Original Hubba-Hubba Girl"|"$50K Treasure Chest". "Evelyn is the girl generally credited with making burlesque
Evelyn started working at the Illinois State Fair in a sideshow. Her Burlesque career was not recognized until she was seen in a 1940's newspaper clipping for a performance in Calumet City.
B/W Photo 1: Miss West is seen here in a promo shot kneeling on a table on her left leg and holding a camera in her left hand as her right hand is posed on the back of her head and a mischievous smile. She is in costume, tight skirt, beaded top, high heels and no stockings.
- Real Name: Amy May Coomer (?Patricia McQulllan?)
- Birth Date: 1/30/1922-11/14/2004
- Birth Place: Adair County, Kentucky USA
- Married: Al Charles
- Films: Rhythm on the River (1940) | Birth of the Blues (1941) A Night at the Follies (1956).
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