Bull Fiddle Beauty

In 1948, a female bass player has still been something remarkable. “A lovely California blonde makes a career out of a fat old viol” wrote LIFE magazine (issue July 5, 1948) about former Los Angeles symphony bass player (and part-time Hollywood actor) Helen Perry. Read the complete article and issue at Google books.

Life magazine

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  1. If she was 22 years old when this article was published, this year she would be 90 years old or, perhaps, dead.

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