5: Floradora

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John C. Fisher Co., Evelyn as Floradora Girl (1901). Photographic print.

Evelyn joined Floradora, a revue of dancing showgirls; Mrs. Nesbit agreed to this occupation because “Floradora girls marry millionaires.” Evelyn was so popular she was promoted to the role of Spanish maiden.

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