Yes, It Was — LAMOUR

That woman signing autographs in yesterday’s photo was indeed Dorothy Lamour. As mentioned, her springboard into show business was as a beauty contest winner, Miss New Orleans of 1931. Mary Leta Dorothy Slaton (her given name) first turned big band singer, one who married her boss, bandleader¬†Herbie Kay,¬†at age 21 (it lasted four years). Lamour […]