Mermaid performer sitting near the Underwater Theatre at Weeki Wachee Springs.

Mermaid performer sitting near the Underwater Theatre at Weeki Wachee Springs.


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  • DG02484

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  • 1949

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  • From the photo album of Nancy Tribble Benda - as a teenager Nancy was one of the first mermaids at Weeki Wachee Springs, a job which earned her a trip to Hollywood to double for Ann Blythe in swimming parts for the 1948 movie "Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid". Mermaid may be Marian Tolar.

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Mermaid performer sitting near the Underwater Theatre at Weeki Wachee Springs.
Mermaid performer sitting near the Underwater Theatre at Weeki Wachee Springs.

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Mermaid performer sitting near the Underwater Theatre at Weeki Wachee Springs. 1949. Black & white digital image, . State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/325477>, accessed 16 October 2018.

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Mermaid performer sitting near the Underwater Theatre at Weeki Wachee Springs. 1949. Black & white digital image. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 16 Oct. 2018.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/325477>.

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