Sunday, April 9, 2006

Quiz: Glamour girls


Female film stars of the early years were known as “Glamour Girls” for their fabulous make up and styles. Can you name the film star from the brief statement about her?

Answers on Tuesday.

Was called “America’s Sweetheart”

Was the “it” girl and appeared in Wings with Buddy Rogers and Richard Arlen.

Originated the “vamp” style seductress.

Said “come up and see me sometime”

Gave up an academy award winning career to have an affair with an Italian film producer.

Was the original “hot lips” in the filmed version of M*A*S*H.

Was “hot lips” in the television version of M*A*S*H.

Said “Fasten your seat belts, it‘s going to be a bumpy night.”

Sang with Nelson Eddy.

Insured her legs for a million dollars.

Had lavender eyes and was married eight times.

Was known for her “look” though hair covered one eye.

Glamorous image was shattered in tell all book Mommy Dearest.

Loved horses so was comfortable with role in Big Valley.

Married all-star Yankee Joe DiMaggio

Died in a horrible auto crash

Starred in “It Happened One Night” with Clark Gable

Had a child by Clark Gable

Clark Gable didn't give a "damn" about her

After her film career, became the First Lady

Played wife of William Powell in The Thin Man

Was taught to fly by Howard Hughes

Had a brassiere designed by Howard Hughes

Her curious French nude scene made news when nude actresses were still news.

Her nude run through the woods brought her to Hollywood

Went on the road with Bing Crosby and Bob Hope

She wanted to be alone

Told Bogart all he had to do was "whistle".


garnett109 said...

I only got four i think may be five ! Now i'll be studying this till tuesday!

elleme2 said...

Because most of these go waaay back, I'm not about to admit that I got all but three...and guessed those.  We'll see on Tuesday.

bamawmn46 said...

OK... I've printed the list... I know several of them, but will work on the answers (without cheating) until you post the answers Tuesday!!  I love this!!

jckfrstross said...

i think i got 4 but will have to wait and see :) what fun


desannie said...

I think I got most of them.  This was one of the few times it was fun being "older", he he.  Really loved this one.