A loose, cheap trollop easily obtained for the price of nothing. I remember when I first read the phrase, "woman of ill fame" and thought, geez that's mean! In today's language that's probably the most endearing insult a ho could ever appreciate.
1950s Edwardian (not the sparkly vamp) style worn by young affluent men that featured, tapered trousers, long jackets and fancy waist coats. They were the dandiest of dandylions. His Cosh to her Posh. Which later recycled itself to become the new phase of the Rockabilly.