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    Edie Adams' Screen-Worn Costume. A wicked Marilyn Monroe impersonator, Edie went to see Ceil Chapman, one of Marilyn's favorite designers, to have this form-fitting gown created. In gray crepe beaded in silver bugle beads, pearls and rhinestones, the beaded pendent loops add extra glamor to the piece. Accompanied with a photo match and in Very Fine condition, one can her her breathing out the lyrics to The Ballad of Davy Crockett to a delighted audience. Accompanied by Edie's rhinestone choker and a hardcover copy of her autobiography, Sing a Pretty Song. From the Ernie Kovacs/Edie Adams Estate Archive.

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    June, 2009
    5th-6th Friday-Saturday
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