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Ankles Preferred – Strength Magazine – June, 1927

I can still picture myself rushing up to the box office of a motion picture house, early last spring-above which glared a huge electric sign “Ankles Preferred”-an hour before that theatre opened its doors to the public. I had been anticipating a large crowd that night, and I had guessed correctly that all husbands and prospective husbands would beg leave of absence.