Saddle Oxford Squat

"This Fabulous Century" Time Life Books
“This Fabulous Century” Time Life Books

This straining adolescent is performing the Posin’ maneuver, as part of a new dance craze called The Big Apple. Nope, I’d never heard of it, either. But I bet Liz at The Vintage Inn has (she knows all about the Lindy and other swing dancing). In 1937, Time magazine attempted to describe it in words I can’t comprehend:

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17 thoughts on “Saddle Oxford Squat

  1. Fair dinkum, do you reckon she ever got married?

    They say there is someone for everyone, but she might have put it to the test, well based on this picture anyway…

    Oh strewth, it wasn’t your grandmother was it, sorry!

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