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PhotographÂ was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated August 30, 1955 reads "Claire Weeks, Miss Van Nuys of 1955, learns workings of $239 De Walt Power Shop, which will be awarded Sept. 22 as grand prize in Builders Emporium toy building contest. One hundred additional prizes will be awarded. All toys will be donated to Childrens (sic) Hospital, City of Hope and St. John's Children's Hospital. Polk Riley, power tool department manager, demonstrates outfit. Entry blanks are available at Builders Emporium." The store is located at 5960 Sepulveda Boulevard in Van Nuys.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
00136698 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d043_f34_i29 CARL0005638228 http://188.8.131.52/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/66499
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