Cassie's Bucket List #12

Cassie's Bucket List #12

The writer of the "Itsy Bitsy Teeny-Weeny Yellow Polka-Dot Bikini" single, Paul Vance, based it on his young daughter's reluctance to be seen in public in said bikini. (And yes, that WAS "itsy-bitsy" for its time.)

Comic transcript

TRANSCRIPTION COURTESY OF JOSEPH HOUK - CASSIE'S BUCKET LIST "#12 – Meet the girl who wore that itsy-bitsy teeny-weeny yellow polka dot bikini." [1959] (Bikini Girl) "I feel so... uncomfortable..." (CW) "Don't worry, sweetie, you'll get used to it. Just wait 'til you get older!" (to herself) "...and the bikinis get even teenier!!!"

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