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The Face That Launched a Million Pages

๐—œ๐—ป ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿต๐Ÿฒ๐Ÿฒ, a former part-time hairdresser was named British Woman of the Year. Just three years earlier, she'd been discovered by a fashion journalist for London's Daily Express newspaper. Almost overnight, she became an international modeling sensation. Born as Lesley Hornby, Twiggy's lanky frame, long lashes and short hair made her a symbol for the Mod movement that swept through the youth culture of the 1960s.

๐—ฆ๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿต๐Ÿฒ๐Ÿฌ๐˜€, ๐— ๐—จ๐—ฆ๐—ง๐—”๐—ก๐—š ๐—ง๐—ข ๐—ฃ๐—”๐——๐—จ๐—–๐—”๐—› follows the madcap travails of two flaky hippies on a spur-of-the moment road trip who stumble onto a multiple murder and become the prime suspects.

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The Period Pieces Blog curates fun facts from the 1960s inspired by the novel Mustang to Paducah by Raul Ramos y Sanchez.

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