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N.H. woman tells Singapore horrors
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph article dated August 5, 1964 reads, "A North Hollywood woman, barricaded in a house in Singapore during racial rioting there which began July 21, has written to her son of the atrocities she watched from her window. Mrs. Lucille Colton, 11950 Laurelwood Dr., North Hollywood, wrote her son, Michael, 22, of the horror of the killing and burning during the two-week period. Curfew in the island commercial center of Malaysia was lifted Sunday following riots which took 22 lives and injured 461 persons."
1 photographic print :b&w ;9 x 9 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Women--California--Los Angeles
International travel
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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