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Searching for Blaze Starr (NSFW)

Blaze Starr, a Baltimore icon and burlesque queen supreme, died on June 15. Starr began dancing at the 2 O’Clock Club in 1950 and her outrageous and witty routines, including an act involving a baby panther and a smoking-couch trick (see page 11) would make her famous. Her high-profile affair with...