"All the Girls are wearing them in Paris. Honestly, Benny. You need to keep up with the times."

Did Women Wear Pants in the 1920s? Yes! sort of...

A bit of fashion history. Did women wear pants? pants for women were limited to sportswear, pajamas, and rebellious personalities.

Dr. Mary Edwards Walker (November 26, 1832 – February 21, 1919) was an American feminist, abolitionist, prohibitionist, alleged spy, prisoner of war and surgeon. She is the only woman ever to receive the Medal of Honor.

Mary Edwards Walker (November 1832 – February was an American feminist, abolitionist, prohibitionist, alleged spy, prisoner of war and surgeon. She is currently the only woman ever to receive the Medal of Honor.

Dr. Mary Walker. Amazing woman of the 1800's who was not only a physician, but spent most of her adult life in *gasp* pants!

Mary Edwards Walker: feminist, abolitionist, alleged spy, surgeon and only female recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor for hardship endured as a prisoner of war! One tough lady!

Lana Turner is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1937 to 1985. Description from names.org. I searched for this on bing.com/images

greatbuffalotradingpost: “ Lana Turner, Slightly Dangerous, Many World War II G.s requested this alluring shot of Lana Turner in a black sequined gown for personal pin-ups.

July 1925. Ernest Hemingway with Lady Duff Twysden, Hadley Hemingway (his first wife), and three unidentified people at a cafe in Pamplona, Spain (JFK Library).

Hemingway in Pamploma. With Harold Loeb, Lady Duff Twysden, Hadley Hemingway, Don Stewart and Pat Guthrie. Lady Duff Twysden was the inspiration for Lady Brett Ashley.

In the 1830s, men wore dark coats, light trousers, and dark cravats for daywear. Women's sleeves reached their ultimate width in the gigot sleeve. Here, the boys (on holiday in the mountains) wear buff-colored belted knee-length tunics with yokes and full sleeves over trousers. The girls wear white dresses with colored aprons. The Family of Dr. Josef August Eltz, Austria, 1835.

1833 Fashion Plate: evening gown (left) and two morning dresses. The lady on the right wears a fichu-pelerine.

Katharine Houghton Hepburn (May 12, 1907 – June 29, 2003) was an American actress of film, stage, and television. Known for her headstrong independence and spirited personality, Hepburn's career as a Hollywood leading lady spanned more than 60 years. She cultivated a screen persona that matched this public image, and regularly played strong-willed, sophisticated women.

Katharine Hepburn was an eccentric actress who appeared in such classic films as 'The African Queen, 'The Philadelphia Story' and 'On Golden Pond.

Hillary Rodham Clinton - First Lady 1993-2001. US Secretary of State 2009-13. Next President of the United States!

Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton( Hillary Clinton) Born on October of age 69 Born in Chicago, Illinois U. Member of Democratic Party and also Presidential

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"She Thinks She Could Wear Bifurcations", from Vanity Fair's Bifurcated Girls Special Issue, June 1903 This issue showed women dressed in trousers, at the time considered rather risque.