Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. Related to the article, "Night Club Men Freed: Committee Has No Authority to Cite Witnesses for Contempt, Says Court," Los Angeles Times, 20 Jul. 1935: 1. Photograph of attorney Arthur Verge (center) with Frank Sebastian, night club operator, and Walter Pollock, his floor manager, seated in courtroom filled with spectators. Sebastian and Pollock were previously cited for contempt when they refused to testify during a special Senate committee investigating administration of the Liquor Control Act in Los Angeles County. The charges were dismissed. Handwritten on negative: Frank Sebastian, Arthur Verge, Walter Pollock. 7-19-35. Text from negative sleeve: 1057. L to R - Frank Sebastian, Arthur Verge, Walter Pollock. Liquor hearing. [Stamped:] Aug 8 1935.
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Judicial proceedings--California--Los Angeles Verge, Arthur C., 1891-1945 Pollock, Walter Hough, 1892-1955 Sebastian, Frank, b. 1896 or 97