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Burglary suspect
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Steele, Bob
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 November 2, 1953 reads, "Blonde Joan Blair Curley, 23, caught early today emerging from a Ventura boulevard liquor store with $13.70, told police she burglarized the store 'to pay my rent.' Police 'offered' her free room and board at City Jail."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Crime--California--San Fernando Valley
Burglary--California--San Fernando Valley
Criminals--California--San Fernando Valley
Female offenders--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Smoking--California--San Fernando Valley
Cigarettes--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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