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New look seen in billiards
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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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 November 14, 1963 reads "Grand opening of new Van Nuys billiard center, The Q Ball, Gilmore St. and Vesper Ave., attracted many celebrities. Assisting Amedee (sic) Chabot, of Northridge, former Miss U.S.A., as she steps through a paper 'Q' are proprietor George Honorof; Los Angeles County Supervisor Warren M. Dorn; emcee Ira Cook of KMPC; Horace Heidt, Van Nuys honorary mayor, and Lo Raine Richards, Miss Van Nuys."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Chabot, Amadee
Cook, Ira
Dorn, Warren M
Heidt, Horace,--1901-1986
Q Ball (Los Angeles, Calif.)
KMPC (Radio station : Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Beauty contestants--California--Los Angeles
Disc jockeys--United States
Band directors--United States
County council members--California--Los Angeles County
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Billiard parlors--California--Los Angeles
Sashes (Clothing)--California--Los Angeles
Crutches--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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