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Van Nuys youth wins Chevrolet
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated February 5, 1963 reads "An 11-year-old Van Nuys youth, Brian Martinez, of 15909 Vose St., winner of the KMPC 'Story Record' contest was presented a 1963 Chevrolet Covair by Fritz Bruder of Bruder Chevrolet on behalf of the Southern California Chevrolet dealers and KMPC's morning announcer, Dick Whittinghill, also a Valley resident. Brian, eldest of seven children, brought the whole family along for the occasion. Shown are his mother holding, Anita, Whittinghill, Bruce, Brian, Michelle, Estella, Bruder, his father Fred Martinez, Shawn and Carolyn."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Whittinghill, Dick
KMPC (Radio station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
General Motors Corporation.--Chevrolet Motor Division
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Children--California--San Fernando Valley
Families--California--San Fernando Valley
Radio broadcasters--United States
Automobile dealers--California--San Fernando Valley
General Motors automobiles
Chevrolet automobile
Corvair automobile
Automobiles--California--San Fernando Valley
Radio stations--California--San Fernando Valley
Contests--California--San Fernando Valley
Awards--California--San Fernando Valley
Signs and signboards--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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