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Vintage Ziegfeld Girl, Showgirl, Dancer, Actress: "Bernice Ackerman"


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Bernice Ackerman ... Vintage  Ziegfeld Girl, Dancer, Showgirl, Actress photo 1

Bernice 'Bea' Ackerman ... "Ziegfeld Girl."

Went to the University of Kansas and studied Art and taught dancing thruout her schooling there. he then won a scholarship in painting and went east to study at Provincetown, Mass. and while there took part in the Ziegfeld Follies¹. Bernice sang and danced in the Ziegfeld Follies to good acclaim. Did some modeling for A.C. Johnson as well. Later at one of her art exhibits, she was to meet her husband Lester Martin.

One younger brother named Tusten.


Photo 1: Miss Ackerman is seen here sitting in a Ziegfeld Dress photo by A.C. Johnson.



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