FULL-FIGURE GAL: A TRIBUTE TO JANE RUSSELL

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Jane Russell and the Unger Twins.  They are on the set of her film, HIS KIND OF WOMAN (1951).

Jane Russell and the Unger Twins.  They are on the set of her film, HIS KIND OF WOMAN (1951).

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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

JANE and JANE
Jane Russell visits Jane Greer on the set the set of her RKO film, THE BIG STEAL.  

JANE and JANE

Jane Russell visits Jane Greer on the set the set of her RKO film, THE BIG STEAL.  

Jane Russell and Jimmy Durante, 1947

Jane Russell and Jimmy Durante, 1947

Jane Russell on the set of THE REVOLT OF MAMIE STOVER (1956). 
Original photo caption:
STARBOARD INTERFERENCE - The French navy moves against the French navy here, but it’s peaceful and U. S. movie star Jane Russell is the cause of it all. She is dancing with Bertrand Fatou, attached to the French destroyer La Grandiere, on the terrace of Honolulu’s Halekulani hotel.  Seeking to cut in is Lucien Grave (right), quartermaster from the French training ship Jeanne D’Arc. Miss Russell is in Honolulu with a movie company and this dance took place between scenes. The French ships are also Hawaii visitors.  December 16, 1955.

Jane Russell on the set of THE REVOLT OF MAMIE STOVER (1956). 

Original photo caption:

STARBOARD INTERFERENCE - The French navy moves against the French navy here, but it’s peaceful and U. S. movie star Jane Russell is the cause of it all. She is dancing with Bertrand Fatou, attached to the French destroyer La Grandiere, on the terrace of Honolulu’s Halekulani hotel.  Seeking to cut in is Lucien Grave (right), quartermaster from the French training ship Jeanne D’Arc. Miss Russell is in Honolulu with a movie company and this dance took place between scenes. The French ships are also Hawaii visitors.  December 16, 1955.

Original press photo caption:
JANE AS ANGEL OF MERCY…
NEW YORK…..ORPHANS IN FOREIGN LANDS WILL BENEFIT FROM FUNDS RAISED AT A COCKTAIL DANCE IN NEW YORK CITY, SPONSORED BY ‘WAIF” (WAIF ADOPTION INTERNATIONAL FUND).  CELEBRITIES PRESENT INCLUDE MOVE STAR JANE RUSSELL, PRESIDENT AND FOUNDER OF WAIF, WHO IS SHOWN HERE DISPLAYING THE MARCH ISSUE OF COSMOPOLITAN MAGAZINE ARTICLE, “THE CHILDREN LEFT BEHIND.” COSMOPOLITAN HAS LONG BEEN A SUPPORTER OF WAIF THROUGH IT’S EDITORIAL RESOURCES.
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by the way — That’s Ava Gardner on the cover of Cosmopolitan 

Original press photo caption:

JANE AS ANGEL OF MERCY…

NEW YORK…..ORPHANS IN FOREIGN LANDS WILL BENEFIT FROM FUNDS RAISED AT A COCKTAIL DANCE IN NEW YORK CITY, SPONSORED BY ‘WAIF” (WAIF ADOPTION INTERNATIONAL FUND).  CELEBRITIES PRESENT INCLUDE MOVE STAR JANE RUSSELL, PRESIDENT AND FOUNDER OF WAIF, WHO IS SHOWN HERE DISPLAYING THE MARCH ISSUE OF COSMOPOLITAN MAGAZINE ARTICLE, “THE CHILDREN LEFT BEHIND.” COSMOPOLITAN HAS LONG BEEN A SUPPORTER OF WAIF THROUGH IT’S EDITORIAL RESOURCES.

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by the way — That’s Ava Gardner on the cover of Cosmopolitan 

Jane Russell with actor John Carroll at the Embassy in Los Angeles, October of 1953.

Jane Russell with actor John Carroll at the Embassy in Los Angeles, October of 1953.

Jane Russell with her daughter Tracy and son Thomas,1955.  Original caption:
New York….Actress Jane Russell is happily reunited with her two children, Tracy, 3 (left) and Tommy, 4 on their arrival from Los Angeles at Idlewild yesterday.  Jane, who hadn’t seen the youngsters from four months because of a European Tour, balked at attending the Silver Springs, Florida premiere of her newest film, “Underwater!” until promised she could have her children flown east. (1-9-55).

Jane Russell with her daughter Tracy and son Thomas,1955.  
Original caption:

New York….Actress Jane Russell is happily reunited with her two children, Tracy, 3 (left) and Tommy, 4 on their arrival from Los Angeles at Idlewild yesterday.  Jane, who hadn’t seen the youngsters from four months because of a European Tour, balked at attending the Silver Springs, Florida premiere of her newest film, “Underwater!” until promised she could have her children flown east. (1-9-55).

Jane Russell and Victor Mature in a publicity portrait for THE LAS VEGAS STORY (1952).

Jane Russell and Victor Mature in a publicity portrait for THE LAS VEGAS STORY (1952).

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Louis Hayward and Jane Russell on the set of Young Widow (1946)

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Louis Hayward and Jane Russell on the set of Young Widow (1946)


Jane Russell, 1954

Jane Russell, 1954

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Jane Russell

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Jane Russell


Jane Russell for Gentlemen Marry Brunettes, c. 1955

Jane Russell for Gentlemen Marry Brunettes, c. 1955