The Great Lake

Broolyn-born blonde actress Veronica Lake (1922-1973) was known for her signature peek-a-boo hair cut (one tress over the eye). The much-imitated style created nightmares for safety officers at war plants where women could get their hair caught in machinery. In a gesture of patriotism Veronica cut her hair. The event created a sensation. Here it is on film:

Lake never saw the same fame she did in the war years. Find out what happened to her.

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