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New president for Painting Contractors Association
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Baker, Floyd
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The classic 50s-style coffee shop was located at 6006 Lankershim Boulevard in North Hollywood. Hody's Restaurant was owned by Sidney Hoedemaker, founder of the original and very popular Pig 'n Whistle and Melody Lane chains.
Photograph caption dated December 11, 1959 reads, "Painting Contractors - William E. Catron, right, newly installed president of the San Fernando Valley Painting Contractors Association, receives gavel from retiring president D. Gaylord West at ceremonies at Hody's Restaurant, North Hollywood."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
San Fernando Valley Painting Contractors Association
San Fernando Valley Painting Contractors Association--Presidents
Hody's (Restaurant : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Gavels--California--Los Angeles
Clubs--California--Los Angeles
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Restaurants--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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