Continuing the series of posts from my new book SPLASH!
From Chapter 11: “Nylon, WWII, James Bond, and the G-String.”
Ursula Andress, as Honey Ryder, in the very first James Bond movie, Dr. No, from 1960. Andress emerged from the Caribbean in a slim white bikini and walked into the dreams of a generation of schoolboys, myself included. (Credit: Everett Collection.)