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Expert jitterbug dancers
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photo caption reads: These are the "champs," the "killer dillers" of all the "rhythm killers" who took part in the jitterbug jamboree November 19, 1938. They are Taylor Gronen and Ellen Leon, of Los Angeles, who are shown in a breakway step while the "alligators" admire their finesse and rhythm. (Expert dancers are called "killer dillers.") Photo dated: 1938.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 8022 Jitterbugs.; HE-001-359 4x5
Gronen, Taylor
Leon, Ellen
Dancers--California--Los Angeles
Dance--Competitions--California--Los Angeles
Swing (Music)--California--Los Angeles
Jitterbug (Dance)--California--Los Angeles
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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