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a young woman in the 1920s who flaunted her unconventional conduct and dress

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The toilet flapper was the culprit the majority of the time.
From gangsters to flapper girls, the line covers this rich heritage.
Like Francine Prose's The Lives of the Muses (2002) and Claudia Roth Pierpont's Passionate Minds: Women Rewriting the World (2000), Flappers reminds us of the enormous, lasting cultural impact of gutsy, vibrant women who managed to shine in unexpected ways.
Occasionally a new flapper doesn't solve the problem.
com or sent to Flying Flappers Competition, Liverpool Daily Post, PO Box 488, Old Hall Street, Liverpool L69 3EB.
Flappers wear out more quickly when people use blue chlorine tablets in their toilet tanks.
Epitomising the modern spirit of the Jazz age, Flappers will dance the night away, from 7.
The text introduces the reader to the mood of the era and Patterson's life and career, but most of Toppers and Flappers is dedicated to the vivacious, cutting, sometimes slightly lewd, and always eye-catching images themselves.
Guy Barnett, Blakemores Solicitors' and Rachael Palmer' Bart Maher and the AWD Chase de Vere gangsters and flappers' The glamorous flapper dolls
Lipstick, Powder and Lace is run from Cardiff's The Pumping Station and offers one-offs from the Victorian period to the present, via Edwardian costume, flappers and Rockabilly.
The only differences between the middle and upper class flappers were contained in the details - expensive dresses from this time are festooned with seed pearls, rabbit and fox fur trims and hand-sewn glass beads.
She also pays attention to types of the modern woman that appeared at this time, including the screen star, beauty pageant contestants, flappers, and mannequins.
Glam up with Suzy Wong silks, Greek goddess gowns, fringy flappers or harem getups, or flatter a not-so-spectacular physique with a pectorally endowed Centurion chest plate.
Other features include counterweighted flappers, elastomer throat gaskets, stainless-steel pellet deflectors, and lid-mounted sequence valves.
And the gang of flappers are getting ready to ruffle some feathers.