(1) Whether the goody-goody Gibson girl or the dancing flapper , the single woman finally had purchasing power.(2) Moreover, the flapper , independent and rebellious, was both a standardized image and an individualized one, as young women adopted a stance that made them both subjects of the gaze and objects of it.(3) Leading this group was a gorgeous blonde flapper dressed in darling scarlet and smoking a cigarette carelessly.(4) Upon entering, a charming flapper greets you and beckons you to see the 1920's show.(5) The so-called modern girl's agency was largely restricted to new choices of clothing, make-up, and hair style that created a package resembling the get-up of the American flapper .(6) I knew the last surviving daughter as well and she was a pistol, married eight times, a former flapper from the Twenties.(7) Was Ruth a modern woman, a young flapper , or a traditional housewife and mother?(8) A flapper and a flirt, she was white, middle-class and Midwestern.(9) In the late 1920s, the ├ö├ç├┐moga,├ö├ç├û or ├ö├ç├┐modern girl,├ö├ç├û took elements of style from American flappers as they created their own personae of assertive, public, working women.(10) Cocktail parties and distilled spirits became the rage - as glamorous as flappers , swing dancing, and jazz.(11) Symbolic of the new freedom were the pre-World War I bohemians of New York's Greenwich Village and the sexually precocious young women of the 1920s, the so-called flappers .(12) The twenties have spawned an image of bathtub gin, speakeasies, flappers , and decadence: in short, The Jazz Age.(13) ├ö├ç├┐So,├ö├ç├û I asked, noticing the piano player, the flappers and the antique cars on the road outside, ├ö├ç├┐Now that we're at least in our own century, what do we do, now?├ö├ç├û(14) I don't want Pat to be a genius, I want her to be a flapper, because flappers are brave and gay and beautiful.(15) Considering this, it is not surprising that the dance's origins can be traced back to the roaring twenties - the time of the flappers and the first Miss America contest.(16) It's flappers dancing the Charleston with abandon.