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This recruit signed quick
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 November 9, 1953 reads, "Recruiting into 311th Logistical Command, largest reserve unit in the West and outfit of many Valley reserves, is on upgrade since Valley Starlet Myrne Hanson was named official recruiting mascot. Her new title, in addition to being Miss U.S.A. of 1953, is Miss Log Command. She is recruiting Parker Babbage as Col. F. F. Mencaccy, commanding officer looks on."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
United States.--Army Reserve
United States.--Army Reserve--Officers
United States.--Army.--Logistical Command, 311th
Beauty contestants--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Posters--California--San Fernando Valley
Recruiting and enlistment
Armed Forces--Reserves
Armed Forces--Officers
Uniforms--United States
Military uniforms
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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