High School Fads, 1944
pic 1) Bow on top of head means Ann Mitchell is out to “Get herself a man”.
Bow in back means that Betty Dupree is “Not interested in men”.
pic 2) Bow on the right side indicates that Becky Brown is “deeply in love”.
Bow worn on left is a signal and challenge. It means Betty Chaney is
Gene Kelly and Cyd Charisse | Singin’ in the Rain, 1952
“The woman’s poised, serene appearance is belied only by her hair. She has struggled to reign it in, but like her restless, unfathomable thoughts, it refuses to be tamed”