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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flapper

Flappers were a generation of young Western women in the 1920s who wore short skirts, ... Flappers had their origins in the liberal period of the Roaring Twenties, the .... Although that pre-war look does not resemble the flapper style, their independence may have led to the flapper wise-cracking tenacity 30 years later.

blog.dictionary.com/flapper

May 3, 2013 ... Zelda Fitzgerald was a fiery girl in her late teens when she first met her famous future husband, ... Where Did Flappers Get Their Names?

www.encyclopedia.com/history/united-states-and-canada/us-history/flappers

Get information, facts, and pictures about Flappers at Encyclopedia.com. ... Chanel (1883–1971) did much to popularize the new freedom of the flapper look. ... create small waves called "marcels," named after Marcel Grateau (1852–1936) , the ...

www.fashionencyclopedia.com/fashion_costume_culture/Modern-World-1919-1929/Flappers.html

In addition to women's new freedoms, by the 1920s there were automobiles to drive, ... The name stuck, and throughout the United States and Europe flapper was the ... French fashion designer Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel (1883–1971) did much to ... Sometimes called the "It" girl, Bow was thought to have "it," a quality of open ...

thevintagetraveler.wordpress.com/2010/02/16/why-were-they-called-flappers

Feb 16, 2010 ... In particular, a girl young enough that her hair was not yet worn “up.” ... the term ' flapper' at the excellent British Cartoon Archive, you get plenty ...

mentalfloss.com/article/22604/rise-flapper

Aug 25, 2009 ... Many entered college or the workforce and felt entitled to make their ... Flappers did what society did not expect from young women. .... Much to his aggravation, he lost a motion in court to have his likeness and name removed ...

kcts9.org/prohibition/flapper-slang-talk-1920s-talk

This generation even had their own magazine, “The Flapper”, whose tagline was ... Read on below to get in touch with your inner flapper and brush up on the lingo ... Sharpshooter: A good dancer who does not hold back while spending money ... Millies” from the musical of the same name and performed by Julie Andrews: ...

www.american-historama.org/1913-1928-ww1-prohibition-era/famous-flappers-facts.htm

Names, pictures, fashion and descriptions of Famous Flappers. Fun facts about ... Following the horrors of WW1, the youth of the era wanted to enjoy themselves and have some fun. For many it ... The Flappers of the 1920s asserted their right to drink, smoke, dance and date. ... Why did Flappers become famous? Flappers  ...

www.ushistory.org/us/46d.asp

... in these grand causes. As the 1920s roared along, many young women of the age wanted to have fun. ... Flappers bound their chests and wore high heels.