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"Spruce Girls" on beach wearing spruce wood veneer bathing suits during "Wood Week" to promote products of the Gray Harbor lumber industry, Hoquiam, Washington, ca. 1929

"Spruce Girls" on beach wearing spruce wood veneer bathing suits during "Wood Week" to promote products of the Gray Harbor lumber industry, Hoquiam, Washington, ca. 1929

Who is taking the photo? What did they do right after this? How come the girl second from the left looks so perturbed?

Did they take five zillion photos before this, and she's tired of standing there? Are they about to head off to jump in the water?

Are they annoyed to be promoting "Wood Week"? Is the one on the left flirting with the cameraman? Look at her sassy stance...