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Jack Benny and David Rose
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Rothschild, Otto
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photo shows Jack Benny as he presented an engraved wristwatch to composer-conductor David Rose, whose latest song, "Waukegan Concerto," is a tribute to the comedian. Rose (right) was inspired to write the tune after hearing Benny's violin exercises.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Benny, Jack,--1894-1974
Rose, David,--1910-1990
Television actors and actresses--United States
Radio personalities--United States
Comedians--United States
Composers--United States
Conductors (Music)--United States
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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