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Valley youth wins Optimist oratory title
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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 caption dated April 10, 1965 reads, "Top orator - John Barclay, 14, winner of North Hollywood Optimist's Oratorical Contest proudly displays plaque presented to him. Contest chairman Bill Machgan shares hopes of the boy to talk his way to the top finals of the Optimist International Oratorical competition this June."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
North Hollywood Optimist Club's Oratorical Contest
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Young men--California--Los Angeles
Oratory--Competitions--California--Los Angeles
Contests--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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