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Title
Brainy Bingo' operators nabbed in Compton raid
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1949
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Arrested as "brainy bingo" operators in a Compton raid were: (left to right, front) John Pierce, Donald Hatch, T.R. Howard, M.J. Hatch, Earl Caplinger and G.C. Bond; (rear) Geneva Pierce, Lela Cockreham, Edna Smith, Arthur Smith, George Lohmeier and Oakley Williams. Sixty players were shooed out by police after the raid. Photo dated: December 16, 1949.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00039632
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1065
CARL0000043287
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/15190
Subject
Gambling and crime--California--Compton
Gambling--California--Compton
Compton (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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