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Anita O’Day: Yesterday & O’Day

Anita O’Day
Anita O’Day

“Hello, camera! You want some shots with the boobies? We ignore ’em, but they’re there.”

Outfitted in a silver blouse and pearl earrings, vocal legend Anita O’Day ambles toward center stage at New York City’s Fez. As it turns out, she only looks demure. The petite senior citizen parks herself on a bar stool with all the grace of a sailor. She throws one leg over the other and tries on a big, toothy grin. It’s well-rehearsed from decades in show business.

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