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Blood donors honored
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated September 22, 1962 reads, "Los Angeles County Supervisor Ernest E. Debs, standing behind Michael Thomas, 11, 13014 Sunburst St., Pacoima, a May heart surgery patient, recently honored county employes [sic] who have donated from three to six gallons of blood since the county employes [sic] began participating in the Red Cross Blood Program in 1949. Michael had to be given 16 pints of the blood. His grandfather, Scott J. Thomas, right, is an employe [sic] of the Department of Parks and Recreation."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Debs, Ernest E.,--1904-2002
American Red Cross
American Red Cross.--Los Angeles Chapter
County council members--California--Los Angeles County
Heart--Surgery--Patients--California--Los Angeles
Blood donors--California--Los Angeles
Young men--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Pacoima (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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