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Best Pin Up of WW II Fall 2011 Tournament

View Poll Results: Who is the Best Pin Up?
Susan Hayward 41 43.62%
Jane Russell 53 56.38%
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Old 08 Sep 11, 18:11
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Best Pin Up of WW II: Susan Hayward vs Jane Russell (Round 3)

Susan Hayward

Susan Hayward (June 30, 1917 March 14, 1975) Born in Brooklyn, she was out for the lead in Gone with the Wind, among others. Although she did not win the role, Hayward found employment playing bit parts until she was cast in Beau Geste (1939) opposite Gary Cooper. During the war years, she played leading lady to John Wayne twice, in Reap the Wild Wind (1942) and The Fighting Seabees (1944). She also starred in the film version of The Hairy Ape (1944) huhm, what?

If you have seen any old movies, you have probably seen this face. If you have not, boy are you in for a treat!


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Jane Russell

(June 21, 1921 February 28, 2011) was an American film actress and was one of Hollywood's leading sex symbols in the 1940s and 1950s. Her father had been a First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army, and her mother had been an actress with a road troupe. In 1940, Russell was signed to a seven-year contract by film mogul Howard Hughes and made her motion picture debut in The Outlaw (1943), a story about Billy the Kid that went to great lengths to showcase her voluptuous figure. Although the movie was completed in 1941, it was released for a limited showing two years later. With measurements of 38D-24-36 and standing 5'7", she was so statuesque that Bob hope said; "Culture is the ability to describe Jane Russell without moving your hands"

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Come on chaps, Susan is a nice girl and such but in the pin-up stakes it has got to be Jane.

Vote for Jane - you know it makes sense
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Jane.

But it's close.


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The chick with the gun gets my vote.
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A tricky one but I'm going naughty over nice.
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Went with Susan.
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Susan got my vote.
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Had to go with...

Jane.
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Went with Susan but I don't think it will be enough.
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Went with Susan but had a tough time.
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Jane for me.
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Janies got a gun.....

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En avant team Jane - a hard fought battle but victory is in sight (You know it makes sense!!!!).
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