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Newlyweds Angela Y. Hom (in red) and Thomas Armstrong (in tux) celebrate their wedding banquet with family at the New Moon Restaurant on San Pedro St. in Los Angeles. Bottom row, left to right: Joe Louie, Anita Louie, Angela Hom, Thomas Armstrong, Sandy H. Hom, Henry M. Hom. Back row, from left to right: Alice Hom, Jenny Louie, Kimberly Louie, Anna Hom, Wellington Hom (US Army Captain). Behind the group on the ornamental wall is the "double" xi character in red, which is only represented this way for a celebratory event, wishing luck and joy for the couple.
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00012150 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Chinese American Community S-012-762 120 CARL0000073400 http://188.8.131.52/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/79593
New Moon Restaurant (Los Angeles, Calif.) Weddings--California--Los Angeles Families--California--Los Angeles Restaurants--California--Los Angeles Dinners and dining--California--Los Angeles Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Group portraits Portrait photographs Shades of L.A. Chinese American photographs