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Title
Luisina Thompson, Lillian R. Leland, and Harriet Matcham prepare for a performance, Los Angeles, 1938
Date Created and/or Issued
November 1938
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photograph appears with the article, "Junior League to Offer Juvenile Fantasy Tuesday," Los Angeles Times, 20 Nov 1938: D8.
Luisina sits in a chair holding an open copy of the "Cinderella" script in her hands. Lillian sits on top of the desk behind Luisina and points to something off-camera, while Harriet watches in the direction she points.
December is a busy month for the Los Angeles Junior League, who in addition have several more performances of "Cinderella" before November is out but also have dinner-dances and fashion-teas in the month.
Text from newspaper caption: "Cinderella" comes to life again! And this time the Junior League of Los Angeles sponsors the colorful fantasy as a benefit Tuesday at Hawthorne school for society's children. Directors Mmes. Edward Dryden Thompson, left, Albert Franklin Leland and Charles O. Matcham are enthusiastic about rehearsal.
Text from negative sleeve: 15004 - Mrs. Edward Dryden Thompson " Albert Franklin Leland " Chas. O. Matcham Society MAURICE TERRELL PHOTOGRAPHER [stamped:] Nov 28 1938
Handwritten on negative: Mrs. Edward Dryden Thompson " Albert Franklin Leland " Chas. O. Matcham
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_11734
ark:/21198/zz002h8jt1
Subject
Theatrical productions--California--Los Angeles
Clubwomen--California--Los Angeles
Thompson, Luisina, 1905-1977
Matcham, Harriet
Leland, Lillian R
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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