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Title
Joseph Willis and Ethel McVey, shown as they were married at midnight of Friday the 13th on the Colorado-street Bridge, Pasadena, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
December 13, 1935
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
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
This photograph appears with the article, "Couple Wed Jinx Day on Honeymoon: Officer and His Bride Chose Friday, 13th, as Day, With Pasadena Bridge as Place," Los Angeles Times, 15 Dec. 1935: 13.
Text from newspaper caption: Midnight Rite on Famed Bridge: Police Officer Joseph Willis and Ethel McVey, shown as they were married at midnight of Friday the 13th on the Colorado-street Bridge at Pasadena. Rev. J.H. Price officiated.
Handwritten on negative: L2R Rev. J.H. Price, Joseph F. Willis, Ethel E. McVey 12-14-35
Text from negative sleeve: 4022- Rev J.H. Price, Joseph F. Willis, Ethel McVey. Wed on Suicide Bridge. 12-14-35. [Stamped:] Dec 14 1935
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_13023
ark:/21198/zz002hn4r4
Subject
Weddings--California--Pasadena
Colorado Street Bridge (Pasadena, Calif.)
McVey, Ethel E
Willis, Joseph F., 1902-1949
Price, J.H
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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