Flo Ash — The ‘Cutest Little Nudist’ — Gets a Divorce

Jan. 26, 1944, Flo Ash

Jan. 26, 1944: “Flo Ash” is one of my favorite names from 1940s Los Angeles.  In 1940, she sued the Florentine Gardens and producer Nils T. Granlund over use of the nickname “Cutest Little Nudist.”

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3 Responses to Flo Ash — The ‘Cutest Little Nudist’ — Gets a Divorce

  1. Wayne Selover says:

    According to the IMDb, she married the very same Pietro Gentile 2 1/2 weeks later, on February 14th.

  2. Eve says:

    I can see other Cutie Nudies lining up at the courthouse contesting Miss Ash’s claims to be both cuter and nuder than they were. One has one’s professional and personal pride to uphold!

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