Not by Bread Alone: America's Culinary Heritage

Changing Standards for the Ideal Body
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The slender coed on the cover of this issue of Cornell's humor magazine epitomizes the beauty ideal of the 1920s.

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Cornell Widow. Girls' Number, March 26, 1926.
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