Inger Stevens rides a bike, movingly.

Inger Stevens rides a bike, movingly.

Jan Sterling rides a bike. And eats an apple. And carries her coat. And totes a package.
One of a series of eight bicycle riding “don’t”s featuring actress Jan Sterling, photographed in May, 1951.

Jan Sterling rides a bike. And eats an apple. And carries her coat. And totes a package.

One of a series of eight bicycle riding “don’t”s featuring actress Jan Sterling, photographed in May, 1951.

Mary Beth Hughes rides a bike. Backwards.

Mary Beth Hughes rides a bike. Backwards.

Mary Beth Hughes rides a bike.

Mary Beth Hughes rides a bike.

Gary Cooper and Babe Ruth ride a bike.

Gary Cooper and Babe Ruth ride a bike.

Alice White rides a bike.

Alice White rides a bike.

Richard Harris rides a bike. In the water. Singing.

Richard Harris rides a bike. In the water. Singing.