Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. It was Doda, who has died aged 78, who introduced topless dancing to San Francisco in the mids, launching a craze for topless nightclubs which spread across the US and beyond. Posted by Ed Fletcher at Delegates flocked from the Cow Palace convention hall to the Condor Club in the North Beach neighborhood to see her act. She became a cocktail waitress at 14 and later went on to dance at the Condor.
Legendary San Francisco Stripper Carol Doda Dies
Carol Doda, who helped introduce topless entertainment, dies at 78
The Condor sign loomed above me. I had nothing left for pantyhose. Doda died Monday, Nov. I lay down on a bench and looked up at the Transamerica Building. I was scared shitless of Simone at this point. For a brief moment, I left space and time.
I expected to be stripped and dipped in wax at any moment. I stood on the corner of Columbus and Broadway. We did whatever we could to push drinks and get tips. A tall, black woman swaggered across the dark room. I spent three bucks on some black underpants that could pass for a leotard and another ten on a Chica white shirt full of lace and frills. I let customers grab my ass and stick their fingers inside my shirt.