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Joe L. White, Noreen Harwood, Basil C. Yergin and A. J. Gahring at the raid site, South Gate, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
December 14, 1935
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.
Two of the men arrested during the raid, as well as Noreen Harwood and Basil C. Yergin, sit in a row of chairs.
Story related to photograph appears with the article, "New Dollar Club Raided," Los Angeles Times, 15 Dec 1935: A7.
Building custodian and manager A. J. Gahring and cashier Joe L. White were booked during the raid. The club operated an own-your-home proposition where a $1 deposit was put down and was supposed to increase so much so as the person would be able to buy their own home. More than fifty persons were in the establishment at the time of the raid.
Handwritten on negative: LTR - Joe White - Noreen Harwood - Basil C. Yergin - A. J. Gahring 12-14-35
Text from negative sleeve: 4108 - D. A. Inves. John Macdonnell A. J. Gahring Joe White Noreen Harwood Basil C. Yergin Dp. Sherriff Tom Humphries 12-14-35 Raid at 8115 1/2 Seville St. [stamped:] Dec 20 1935
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Police raids--California--South Gate
White, Joe L
Gahring, A. J
Yergin, Basil C
Harwood, Noreen
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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