Yes, we really did wear our dresses this short.

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My college boyfriend (LUKE) and I outside Melnitz Hall at UCLA, both wearing very typical clothing for the day.

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The dress I wear below – an Indian print maxie with an empire waist – was one of my very favorites in the real sixties. I wore it again at a sixties  party we hosted a decade later (top two shots are sixties party held in approximately ’79. Bottom shot is authentic 1969 wearing of the purple paisley Indian dress. Yes, I hang onto my clothes for a long time!

Top shot features John Rowell, baby Chris Rowell and Bennett Traub. Second photo, me again with Tal Pomeroy – my date for his senior prom in the sixties – and sister Joyce Knutsen Salter. Third photo, sixties shot with Luke. w7w15(second photo).

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My UCLA roommate, Mary Bennett (now deNove) in the height of fashion outside what was once Bullock’s department store in Westwood in the height of fashion circa summer 1969.

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Mary Bennett again, in our messy dorm room, again looking sorority-girl chic circa 1970.

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Below, another photo of Sandra Walker Hegwood, classic late sixties “Cowgirl in the Sand.”

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I loved this yellow suede jacket – which I eventually left behind at a Lakers game at the Forum and never saw again – and of course by the late sixties, it was always blue jeans.

 

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Here is a shot of Becky Dormire LaRussa, The ultimate hippie.  Peace.

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