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Inspiration Board: Doris Eaton Travis, Ziegfeld Girl

Doris Eaton Travis, the last Ziegfeld chorus girl, died of an aneurysm Tuesday. She had the distinction of being the youngest member the Ziegfeld Girls ever had, having lied about her age to begin dancing at 14 in 1918. But before she became a chorus girl, Travis and her siblings, “the seven little…

By: Annika Harris / May 12, 2010