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Cancer research check presented
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 15, 1947 reads, "California has received its first $100,000 allocation from the Damon Runyon Memorial Fund for Cancer Research, presented by a group of representative leaders of the motion picture and radio profession in behalf of Treasurer Walter Winchell. Presentation was made to the California division of the American Cancer Society, which was represented by Dr. Lyell C. Kinney, former chairman of its executive committee and present chairman of the state Cancer Commission. Participating were Jimmy Durante, Greer Garson, Bob Hope, Danny Kaye, Tyrone Power and Frank Sinatra (not shown)."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 8413
Garson, Greer,--1904-1996
Kaye, Danny
Durante, Jimmy,--1893-1980
Hope, Bob,--1903-2003
Power, Tyrone,--1914-1958
Winchell, Walter,--1897-1972
Damon Runyon Memorial Fund for Cancer Research
American Cancer Society.--California Division
Cancer--Research--United States
Motion picture actors and actresses--England
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Radio personalities--United States
Actors--United States
Entertainers--United States
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Group portraits
Portrait photographs

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