perfect 36

Douglas G. Wilson douglas at NB.NET
Tue Jan 20 04:38:13 UTC 2004

 From 1921:

<<Then there was Lieutenant Farris, he of the perfect 36 figure ....>>


 From 1924:

<<George CLAUSEN - Tanglefoot - They call him perfect Thirty six, for he
has that athletic figure.>>


I would casually speculate that this is just generalized on the basis
"perfect 36" = "perfect figure" (originally referring to a woman's bust

-- Doug Wilson

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