The Legend of Bloody Mary
By the 1950s, Villefranche-sur-Mer had become the official home port of the US Sixth Fleet.
The presence of many sailors in this small town attracted many people.
Among them, a flower seller had become a legend that was told from ship to ship.
Nicknamed Bloody Mary or Mary the flower girl, she terrorized many sailors!
Read the memories of the Sixth Fleet veterans: