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Showgirls perform one of their acts during a dress rehersal Monday, April 14, 1997, for the new edition of "The Best of the Folies Bergere...Sexier Than Ever" show at the Tropicana Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. The Folies Bergere, which opened in December 1959, has become the longest running production show in Las Vegas history. The new edition opens Friday, April 18. (AP Photo/Lennox McLendon)

Folies Bergere costumes go on sale

From French can-can dresses to fox capes, plumed headdresses to feather boas, the long-time owner of the Folies Bergere cabaret put a treasure trove of extravagant costumes under the hammer on Saturday, June 9.