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  • (noun): An inflatable life jacket.
    Synonyms: air jacket
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Mae West

Mary Jane West (August 17, 1893 – November 22, 1980), known as Mae West, was an American actress, playwright, screenwriter and sex symbol whose entertainment career spanned seven decades.

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Mae West - Bibliography
... West, Mae (1930) ... on which The Constant Sinner was based) West, Mae (1932) ... (novelization of play) West, Mae (1959, revised 1970) ...
Lou Zivkovich - Playgirl Pictorial
... March 1976, Zivkovich—along with a bevy of musclemen—appeared with Mae West in a CBS TV special titled "Dick Cavett's Backlot USA." Mae West's ...
Wild Side Story - Settings and Venues - California Performances 1977–1980
... with the Writers Guild of America West and Jacob and Richard M ... The show’s original subtitle from Florida, (Mae?) West Side Story, was changed to A Mimical Lampoon, and a Wild Side Story script was sent to her lawyer Harry E ... watch the controversial picture and see Miss West herself thank the audience from stage for coming to her “little piece of educational entertainment” ...
Uma Thurman - Career - 1994–1998
... Her performance received mixed reviews, and critics compared her to Mae West ... The New York Times wrote, "like Mae West, she mixes true femininity with the winking womanliness of a drag queen." A similar comparison was made by the Houston Chronicle "Thurman ...
Mae West Lips Sofa
... The Mae West Lips Sofa (1937) is a surrealist sofa by Salvador Dalí ... The wood-and-satin sofa was shaped after the lips of actress Mae West, whom Dalí apparently found fascinating ...

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  • (noun): United States film actress (1892-1980).
    Synonyms: West

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