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Poppies will be a' poppin
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
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated May 11, 1959 reads, "First Buddy Poppy is purchased by barber Lee Wolfe, World War II veteran, heralding upcoming Poppy Days in San Fernando, May 22-23. Vying for first sale are, from left, Mrs. Reta Richardson, president of San Fernando Post 3834, Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary; Mrs. Trecia Martin, American Legion Post 176 Auxiliary poppy chairman, and Mrs. Myrtle Graham, Post 176 Auxiliary president. Both groups join in poppy sale."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
American Legion
American Legion.--San Fernando Post 176
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States.--Ladies Auxiliary
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--San Fernando
Poppies--California--San Fernando
Barbers--California--San Fernando
Women--California--San Fernando
Men--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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