++She took up with fellow performer Robin Raye. They toured together, but did separate acts. However in 1958 Raye married a female stripper and they drifted apart.
+Later using the name Liz Lyons, she became a woman in 1968 at the University of Minnesota Gender Clinic.
In the mid and late 1970s Liz put out x-rated LPs, such as Up Your Ass, Live at the Club Morocco, 1975, and Liz Lyons, Live,1979. Her later stage show often included a display that she was indeed female.
* Not the Lee Leonard, a radio/TV personality, nor Liz Lyons the social scientist nor the novelist.
- J.D. Doyle. “Liz Lyons, Aks Lee Leonard”. Queer Music Heritage. www.queermusicheritage.com/drag-lyons.html.
- “Lee Leonard/Liz Lyons”. The Minor Luminaries. Dragstavaganza. www.blakstone.com/Dragstravaganza%20Site/Minor%20Luminaries.htm.