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Lucille Traylor takes part in a custody battle, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
January-February 1936
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Similar photograph appears with the article, "Two Testify in Baby Case," Los Angeles Times, 25 Jan 1936: 3.
The negative sleeve identified this as Josephine Seymour but the newspaper identifies her Mrs. Traylor.
Helen Babington LaCour has been accused of being an unfit mother by her former friend and roommate Josephine Seymor. Helen's daughter, a baby girl of eleven months, is being taken care of by Dr. Warren V. Traylor and his wife, who took the baby from a children's home for adoption. However, Ms. LaCour declares she never intended to relinquish her maternal rights.
Handwritten on negative: Josephine Seymour Teacher of Modeling
Text from negative sleeve: 3640 - Josephine Seymour Teacher of Modeling [stamped:] Feb 13 1936
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Custody of children--California--Los Angeles
Hauser, Lucille Graaf Traylor, 1904-1980
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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