She sang well with her own voice. Kim was noted for her impersonation of Judy Garland that she always did when Judy was in the audience. She also did Lena Horne, Bette Davis and the then new star Barbra Streisand.
In 1960 Kim acted in CBS’ Playhouse 90 with James Mason. She was on the cover of the very first issue of Female Mimics, 1963.
In later years, Kim returned to Flint. She continued to dress female even when not working.
- David de Alba. “Kim August”. FI Pictorial Tributes Epilogue. http://members.cox.net/foxy1/epilogue.htm. No Longer Available.
- Bill Dakota. “Studio D in Flint”. Jan 6, 2011. http://the-gossip-columnist-25.blogspot.ca/2006/10/first-state-chartered-non-alcoholic.html.