Los Angeles Public Library > Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection > Betty Grable meets football player

Image / Betty Grable meets football player

Have a question about this item? Contact Owner

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Betty Grable meets football player
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated December 29, 1942 reads "It was 'Southern Hospitality' California style for Dick Richardson, tackle on the Georgia University football team, when he met Betty Grable on the 20th Century Fox lot yesterday afternoon. Several days ago friends of Richardson wired Betty for a date signing his name as a gag. The gag worked out swell for Richardson as the above photo attests."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2882
Grable, Betty,--1916-1973
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Football players--United States
Blind dates--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture studios--California--Century City (Los Angeles)
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Century City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Group portraits
Portrait photographs

Explore related content on Calisphere: