Gwen Verdon rare press photo from “Gentleman Mary Brunettes” 1955

A vintage black and white press publication or news-wire photograph with corresponding text reading:

“NXP6-6/3-Hollywood: “Gwen Verdon, 6/2 was censored completely out of United Artists’ movie “Gentleman Mary Brunettes” because motion picture producers’ code judged her dance and her appearance in film’s prologue “too sexy” and her costume “too brief.”   In this scene,censored for U.S. only.-it will be a highlight of the film in Europe.  Miss Verdon plays a Dior model, who strips her clothes off item by item.  United Press Telephoto”