Saturday, April 02, 2011
Irving Klaw Ad-1948
Irving Klaw both started out and ended up (I believe) selling movie star photos through the mail and from his store in New York. In between, however, he and his wife developed a rather notorious reputation for selling made to order bondage and fetish photos. Among their models was the now iconic Miss Bettie Page. Here's a 1948 full page non-fetish ad from a teenage comic book.