Photo Gallery: Ballet legend Maria Tallchief dies at 88 10/15

INDIAN BALLERINAS: "Sooner Ballerina Weds--Oklahoma's famous ballerina, Maria Tallchief, receives a kiss on the cheek from George Balanchine, ballet director, following their marriage Friday in New York.  The bride, 21, is the daughter of Alex Tallchief, Fairfax.  The groom was divorced from Vera Zorina last January.  The bride appeared in Oklahoma City January 11 as leading soloist with the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.  She is the sister of Tommy Tallchief, University of Oklahoma grid star." AP Wirephoto ran on page 1 in the 8/17/46 Daily Oklahoman.