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Rugged Tartar stops Little Phil
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated February 19, 1958 reads, "Pierce Junior College's mighty mite of the hardwoods, Phil Faist, finds it rough going around the basket as he tries lay-in shot last night in game at Canoga Park High against Compton College. Guard Hubbard is rugged Compton Tartar putting the 'clamps' on Faist. Compton clinched Western State Conference title with 97-74 victory." Pierce Junior College is located in Woodland Hills, CA.; Compton Community College is located in Compton, CA.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
Canoga Park High School (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Pierce College--Students
Compton Community College (Compton, Calif.)--Students
College athletes
College students
College sports
Community colleges
Basketball teams
Basketball players
Young men
Canoga Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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