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Title
Ball recipient of comedy award
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
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated December 12, 1949 reads, "Film and radio star Lucille Ball is the winner of the Jesters of America Comedy Achievement Award for 1949, according to the national organization, which is composed of humorists, writers and comedians. The star today received the loving cup presented her by the Jesters. She was selected as the person who has made the greatest contributions to American humor in the past year." The award was presented by Martin Ragaway and Leonard Stern.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00106641
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 5029
CARL0005305507
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/31562
Subject
Ball, Lucille,--1911-1989
Comedians--United States
Comedians--Awards--United States
Actresses--United States
Women--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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