This collections consists of three signed photos of Lita and Anita Gamez who were known as "The Cortez Sisters." They were
popular performing artists in the 1930s.
The Cortez Sisters ( Lita and Anita Gamez ) were dancers in the 1930's, employed as a team, although they worked individually
from time to time. They may have been under contract to Warner Brothers. They were also part of the Orpheum circuit, playing
the vaudeville circuit up and down the western seaboard as far north as Seattle.
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