Pic of the Day: Turkeys and Classic Screen Queens


A turkey interrupts Bogart and Bacall’s wedding day, May 21, 1945.

After perusing Life.com’s Everyone Loves Turkey photo gallery, we noticed that getting your pic snapped with a turkey seems to be the mid-20th century equivalent of flashing the paparazzi your hoo-ha while getting out of a car. Everyone was doing it. What do you think it means? Did they eat the turkeys after the photo shoots? Peep more gobblers after the jump.

Shirley Temple, 1949

Jeanne Crain, 1946

Virginia Gibson, 1952

Doris Day, 1955