Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. Tennis player Elizabeth "Bunny" Ryan speaks to Professor Vern Knudsen as he leans in to listen, at the Celebrities Dinner at the Miramar Hotel, sponsored by the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce. To Ryan's right sits poet Seumas MacManus. Waiters stand behind them and food and drinks are on the table in front of them. Related to Los Angeles Times article, "Celebrities at Banquet: Three Hundred Present at Annual Chamber Dinner in Santa Monica," 29 Oct. 1935: 8. Text from negative sleeve: 3078- Bunny Ryan, left. Prof. Verne [sic] Knudsen, UCLA, right. Celeb dinner Santa Monica. 11-30-35. [Stamped:] Dec 11 1935 Handwritten on negative: Prof. Verne [sic]Knudsen. Bunny Ryan.
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Banquets--California--Santa Monica MacManus, Seumas, 1869-1960 Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows (Santa Monica, Calif.) Ryan, Elizabeth, 1892-1979 Knudsen, Vern Oliver, 1893-1974