Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. This photograph appears with the article, "Three Brides-to-Be Guests at Luncheon," Los Angeles Times, 13, Aug. 1935: A7. Related to the article, "August Bride-elect to Be Honor Guest at Elaborate Luncheon Party Today. Martha Ellis to Be Hostess for Eighteen. Jean Colkitt, Fiancee of Leslie Harris, Incentive." Los Angeles Times, 6 Aug. 1935: A6. USC Pi Beta Phi sorority sisters, from left to right, bride-to-be Elizabeth Coylear, Hostess Martha Ellis, bride-to-be Barbara Nims, and guest of honor, bride-to-be Jean Colkitt enjoy a luncheon at the Town House. Text from newspaper caption: Misses Elizabeth Colyear and Barbara Nims, brides-elect of the season, were among the luncheon guests when Miss Martha Ellis entertained at the Town House of Miss Jean Colkitt, fiancee of Leslie Eugene Harris, whose wedding is to take place next Saturday. Miss Nims is to wed Homer Woodling tomorrow and Miss Colyear will become the bride of William Allan Patrick, September 3. In this picture are shown Misses Colyear, Ellis, Nims and Colkitt. Text from negative sleeve: 1492- Aug. 8, 1935. Miss Martia [sic] Ellis, Miss Elizabeth Colyear, Miss Barbara Nims, Miss Jean Colkitt with corsage. (some, if not all, are USC sorority sisters).
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Socialites--California--Los Angeles McGee, Jean B. Colkitt Harris, b. 1914 Pi Beta Phi Patrick, Elizabeth Colyear, 1914-2009 Ellis, Martha V. (Martha Virginia), 1914-1996 McDermont, Barbara Nims Woodling, 1913-2005