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Harry Shuford, Art Johnson, John Sprague, and John Stuffleborne enjoy a song in their spare time, Pasadena, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
December 28, 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.
Harry Shuford plays on the piano, Johnson, Sprague, and Stuffleborne standing to the side.
Photograph appears with the headline, "How Stanford and S.M.U. Players Spend Their Spare Time Before the Battle," Los Angeles Times, 29 Dec 1935: A15.
Text from negative sleeve: 4336 - Billy Stamps. Johnny Weissmuller Harry Shuford Arthur Johnson John Sprage John Stuffleborne Loamon Phillips Shelly Burt J R Smith Maurice Orr Bill Tipton Cecil Colville Bob Turner S.M.U Team at Hotel Scenes 12-28-35. [stamped:] Jan 3-1936
Text from newspaper caption: THEY SANG WHEN HE SAT DOWN AT THE PIANO TO PLAY Harry Shuford, S.M.U. fullback, plays "Sweet Adeline" while his teammates join in song. Lifting their voices are, left to right, Art Johnson, center; John Sprage, quarter, and John Stuffleborne, guard.
Handwritten on negative: L2R Harry Shuford Arthur Johnson John Sprage John Stuffleborne 12-28-35
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Football players--California--Pasadena
Johnson, Art
Stuffleborne, John
Shuford, Harry, 1915-2007
Southern Methodist University
Sprague, John, b. 1914 or 15
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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