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last updated 12/29/98
-April 22, 1923. 3:00
Born in a Nashville movie theater to 23 year old Edna Mae Pirtle and
27 year old Walter Roy Page, Bettie Mae Page.
-Bettie Page was the second child out of six kids.
father,Roy, was a constant womanizer ,she never had a good
relationship with him.
-Edna's(Bettie's Mother) Died when she was only Five years old.
-Walter Roy Page
had served two years in the Atlanta penitentiary for
stealing the deputy sheriffs car in Tulsa to get his poor and money less
family back to Tennessee to live with his mother.
-In her youthful
years Bettie was a loner and entertained herself with
her active imagination.
-Bettie had her
first crush on a boy when she was nine, it was to a
fifteen year old boy named Clarence. That love only ended when
Clerence hit Bettie on hand with a rock :)
Roy, got a fifteen year old pregnant, resulting in Roy's
and Ednas divorce.
were to graduate high school and get a good career
as to not end up like her parents.
kicked out of her home when her mom's 20 year old
boyfriend tried to fuck Bettie and that sent her mother off in a blind
-later they made up when Edna broke up with her young Boyfriend.
-Bettie Worked as a secretary a major part of her pre pin up life.
-she met her future husband,Billy Neal in the 1940's.
-She always felt
this marriage was forced, because Right Before Billy
was sent off to pearl harbor, he begged her to marry him, she 'owed' it
to him because he might be killed fighting for his country.
18,1943 they got married, Bettie,a young 19 year old
virgin, and Billy,living together with his parents.
divorced, Not really spending much time together, but
Bettie, always trying to keep it together, not ending up like her parents.
-Bettie was discovered in a Manhattan beach in October in 1950 by a photographer named Jerry Tibbs.
tried to improve her look until finally he told her to
cut her hair in bangs and she's been doing it ever since.
-Bettie frequently shot in camera clubs.
-Bettie is a born again Christian.
-Bettie was loved
by all the photographers because she was so easy to
work with .
from public in 1957 an has been anonymous ever
-She is still
alive and living in an old Victorian home somewhere like in
-Bettie's Favorite movie is Dark Victory with Bette Davis.
had one female friend because she does'int like socializing
-Bettie was divorced three times.
-She now deeply regrets being old and has arthritis.
Bunny Yeager never gave Bettie any of her pictures for use in the
book (life of a pin-up legend) ...... and Bettie never got any payment
or royalty for her pictures.