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Sergeant Don Houghton axes table apart
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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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Sergeant Don Houghton axes table apart after vice squadders rip up equipment seized in raid on an elaborate Oriental gambling parlor at 816 West Temple Street. Some 26 men were arrested in raid on charges of playing fantan. Photo dated: March 12, 1953.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1065.
Gambling--California--Los Angeles
Gambling and crime--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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