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Tennis. Ava Gardner 1941

Ava Gardner looks graceful - if not that practical - in a blouse and midi-skirt in My Icon- because this is how real women play tennis!

Burt Lancaster e Ava Gardner

Great shot, if I recall Ava was the highlight of this one. One of, if not her first big role. Burt Lancaster in his first film, "The Killers" with Ava Gardner, 1946

Shoes....Ava Gardner : uploaded by www.1stand2ndtimearound.etsy.com

Tour Ava Gardner's Los Angeles Cottage

Ava Gardner is from a little town in North Carolina near Wake Forest. My father danced with her when he was a young man.

A young Ava Gardner holds a rifle while sitting on a car in her hometown of Wilson, NC.

Ava Gardner in 1942

Ava Gardner at age 21 in the film "Hitler's Madman"