Monday Quiz — ESTHER WILLIAMS

Perhaps she wasn’t “America’s Sweetheart” — Mary Pickford seemed to own that title — but she certainly was “America’s Mermaid,” as Hollywood defined her. A California girl, a talented young swimmer, Esther Williams was embraced by MGM as a prototypically wholesome sort who looked terrific in a bathing suit. ┬áHer career wasn’t extensive — covering […]