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Wins diamond ring
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 September 15, 1955 reads, "Herb Roberts, center, displays replica of a giant diamond ring at Ramal Jewelers in North Hollywood after he was declared winner in contest held by store to determine weight of giant diamond. Roberts, office manager at Blanchard Lumber, came closest to estimating correct diamond weight in contest, and was awarded a $150 diamond ring by Bill Mallet, right, owner. Looking on approvingly is Tom Jackels, watchmaker and jeweler at Ramal."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Ramal Jewelers (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Ramal Jewelers (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Blanchard Lumber (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Stores & shops--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Jewelry stores--California--Los Angeles
Jewelry--California--Los Angeles
Contests--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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