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Cowboy gives away gun
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated August 24, 1959 reads "For a cowboy to part with one of his guns is usually unheard of, but Valley's fast-draw expert Ben James, kneeling, doesn't mind giving one to rheumatic fever victim Johnny Hallstein, 12. Looking on are Johnny's mother, Mrs. George C. Hallstein, and KHJ-TV star Tom Moore, on whose show presentation was made."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Moore, Tom
James, Ben
KHJ-TV (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Boys--California--San Fernando Valley
Mothers and sons--California--San Fernando Valley
Television personalities--United States
Actors--United States
Air guns--California--San Fernando Valley
Draperies--California--San Fernando Valley
Holsters--California--San Fernando Valley
Stools--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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