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Strippers, rackets and salons — the Jews of Sunset


URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/los_angeles/article/strippers_rackets_and_salons_the_jews_of_sunset

The legendary Sunset Strip, traversing nearly 100 years of Los Angeles history, winds it way past three famous, even infamous, enterprises along its 1.7-mile length: the gangland offices of Mickey Cohen; the hotel of Alla Nazimova, a bisexual Jewish silent film star; and the nightclub of Alice Schiller, a Jewish woman whom The New York Times called in her obituary the “The Impresaria of Striptease.”

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