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Prying lid off new bowl
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes; The caption incorrectly identifies the Airport Bowl as the Air-Park Bowl; Joe Barnese was incorrectly identified as Joe Barnes.
Photograph caption dated September 23, 1949 reads, "Air-Park [sic] Bowl was given a grand sendoff as the Valley's newest bowling center Friday night when more than 500 persons turned out to assist in the inaugural ceremonies for the North Hollywood Plant, Clybourne [sic] Ave. at Vanowen St. Pictured, left to right, are John Emmons, the new plant's manager; Joe Barnes [sic], proprietor; Murray Cox, owner of the building, and Robert Schunke, Brunswicke engineer. Claire Newberry, North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce president, rolled the first ball."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Airport Bowl (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Airport Bowl (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Dedications--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Bowling alleys--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Flower arrangements
Bowling alleys--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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