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Worker on strike calls girlfriend
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Ballew, Howard
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Frank Nanny, Pacific Electric motor coach operator, calls his girlfriend, Ann Garcia, from a phone booth in the Subway Terminal Building to say, "come and get me, I got no way to get home. There's a strike." He is holding a bouquet of pink roses for Ann and his conductor's hat and a metal case are at his feet. A another man is partially visible in the neighboring phone booth. Photograph dated May 24, 1946.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2203
Pacific Electric Railway Company--Employees
Subway Terminal Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Strikes and lockouts--Street-railroads--California--Los Angeles
Local transit--Employees
Telephone booths--California--Los Angeles
Telephone calls--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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