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Title
Woman looking at a stack of Maycrest fancy back playing cards during the semiannual Dollar Day sale in downtown Los Angeles, February 17, 1940
Date Created and/or Issued
February 17, 1940
Publication Information
Los Angeles Daily News
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Woman in a hat looking at a pile of Maycrest fancy back playing cards, priced at 4 decks for 79 cents, during the semiannual Dollar Day sale in downtown Los Angeles. Stores hired extra salespersons and the city arranged for extra streetcars and policemen to accommodate the more than 200,000 bargain-hunters who came out for the sale
Text from original nitrate sleeve: Dollar Day in LA - Feb. 1940
Handwritten annotation from nitrate negative: [Dollar Day]
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
22842
uclamss_1387_22842-10
ark:/21198/zz002801xv
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Lifestyle
Playing cards
Shopping--California--Los Angeles
Source
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives

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