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Jim Hawthorne served coffee in his car
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph shows radio DJ and TV personality Jim Hawthorne being served instant coffee in his car by his wife, Lee. Hawthorne was a disc jockey at the radio station KXLA in Pasadena and was a pioneer in freeform, non-traditional radio broadcasting. He was the honorary mayor of Studio City from 1950-1955.; See images #00124880 through #00124884 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Hawthorne, Jim
Maxwell House Coffee Company
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Television actors and actresses--United States
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Disc jockeys--United States
Instant coffee--California--Los Angeles
Mugs--California--Los Angeles
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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