Elvis and Ghoulish Vamps

1950s Vampira was the first really Ghoulish Vampy persona

 

she was pals with James Dean – who Elvis Presley adored

 

Maila Nurmi (aka Vampira) says goodbye to James Dean via postcard

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Elvis Presley and Maila Nurmi (aka Vampira) in Las Vegas, May 3, 1956

 

In 1958, Elvis did the movie King Creole with Carolyn Jones as the “bad girl.”

 

but in the 1960s, Carolyn Jones was Morticia Addams

 

in the 1970s, Vegas Chorus Showgirl Cassandra Petersen meets (and makes out with) Elvis Presley, who tells her to get out of Vegas, which she did and became Elvira!

 

Happy Halloween

 

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