When it was illegal to change in your car…

I found this snippet in the July 25, 1921 New York Times:

It was apparently illegal to change in or out of your bathing suit in your own vehicle in New York in 1921.

About Jonathan

Jonathan Walford is a fashion historian and co-founder of the Fashion History Museum in Cambridge, Ontario. The FHM maintains a collection of nearly 12,000 artifacts dating from the mid 17th century to the present. Jonathan has authored various books and museum catalogues, including The Seductive Shoe, Shoes A-Z, Forties Fashion, 1950s American Fashion, and Sixties Fashion.
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