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July 14, 1966, Vol. XI, No. 39
The Apocryphal Teeny Bopper
By Howard Smith and Jack Newfield
A 13-year-old blonde-on-blonde named Cher Zimmerman, dressed in flowered bell-bottomed pants and a fur vest over her knish-size breasts, com ... More >>