June Allyson rides a bike.

June Allyson rides a bike.

Robert Redford rides a bike.

Robert Redford rides a bike.

Mary Martin parks a bike, models leg o’mutton sleeves.
YESTERDAY’S GIRL went a’bicycling in togs like this! Mary Martin, starring with Allan Jones in Paramount’s “In the Gay Days of Victor Herbert,” wears a 1900 divided skirt of navy blue viscose wool and a shirtwaist of navy and white striped taffeta with leg o’mutton sleeves. Her high boots button in the fashion of the period and her straw sailor is pinned at a rakish angle with good old-fashioned hat-pins. Edith Head designed this authentic period costume.

Mary Martin parks a bike, models leg o’mutton sleeves.

YESTERDAY’S GIRL went a’bicycling in togs like this! Mary Martin, starring with Allan Jones in Paramount’s “In the Gay Days of Victor Herbert,” wears a 1900 divided skirt of navy blue viscose wool and a shirtwaist of navy and white striped taffeta with leg o’mutton sleeves. Her high boots button in the fashion of the period and her straw sailor is pinned at a rakish angle with good old-fashioned hat-pins. Edith Head designed this authentic period costume.

Muriel Angelus rides a bike, tows a cabana.
OFF TO THE BEACH: WAVING TO HER FRIEND (AN UNOBTRUSIVE INDIVIDUAL), MURIEL PREPARES TO PEDAL TO THE BEACH. THE CABANA, OF COURSE, COMES TRUNDLING AFTER. 
ACME NEWSPAPERS, 1940

Muriel Angelus rides a bike, tows a cabana.

OFF TO THE BEACH: WAVING TO HER FRIEND (AN UNOBTRUSIVE INDIVIDUAL), MURIEL PREPARES TO PEDAL TO THE BEACH. THE CABANA, OF COURSE, COMES TRUNDLING AFTER.

ACME NEWSPAPERS, 1940

Mona Freeman rides a bike, gives a wave.

Mona Freeman rides a bike, gives a wave.

Barbara Britton rides a bike, carries a script.

Barbara Britton rides a bike, carries a script.

James Stewart and Grace Kelly ride a bike, pulled by Rosemary Clooney’s Great Dane.

James Stewart and Grace Kelly ride a bike, pulled by Rosemary Clooney’s Great Dane.

Helen Twelvetrees rides a bike, her son Jack Woody, Jr. toddle-carts behind. Happy Mother’s Day from ridesabike.com!

Helen Twelvetrees rides a bike, her son Jack Woody, Jr. toddle-carts behind. Happy Mother’s Day from ridesabike.com!

Bob Hope rides a bike.

Bob Hope rides a bike.

Alain Delon and Leslie Caron park bikes.

Alain Delon and Leslie Caron park bikes.