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Title
Spinsters Arlis Cowan, Janet MacLeod, Daisy Parsons, Emelie Childs, Leslie Huntington, Alene Withers, Bettie Ebbert, Carolyn Babcock, Helene Lee, Francis Callahan, Barbara McCartney, Mary Rogers, Juliet Green, Louise Hunter, and Carol Stevens gather, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
March 1936
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.
The Spinsters are to decide who their new members will be with thirteen spots to fill. Daisy Parsons was re-elected president, Janet MacLeod vice-president and secretary, and Emelie Childs as treasurer.
Five of the women sit in chairs with their legs crossed while the rest of the Spinsters stand behind them.
Similar photograph appears with the article, "Daisy Parsons Re-elected as Group Leader," Los Angeles Times, 07 Mar 1936: A7.
Text from negative sleeve: Seated L t R- Arliss Cowan Janet MacLeod 4408 - Daisy Parsons Emelie Childs Leslie Huntington Back row - L t R - Allene Withers Bettie Ebbert Carolyn Babcock Helene Lee Francis Callahan Barbara McCartney Mary Rogers Burton Green Louise Hunter Carol Stevens Spinster Society 3-17-36 [stamped:] Mar 19 1936
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_13577
ark:/21198/zz002hnswc
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Clubs--California--Los Angeles
Lawns--California--Los Angeles
Fur garments
Single women
Clubwomen--California--Los Angeles
Childs, Emelie
Stevens, Carol
Cowan, Arlis, b. 1915
Withers, Alene, (Alene Harrold), 1907-1991
MacLeod, Janet, b. 1907
Ebbert, Bettie, b. 1911
Callahan, Francis
Rogers, Mary Amelia, 1913-1989
Babcock, Carolyn
McCartney, Barbara, (Barbara Murphy), 1909-1989
Laughlin, Daisy Parsons, 1910-1956
Spinsters Club of Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Huntington, Leslie, (Leslie Bramhall), 1916-1954
Green, Juliet, 1916-2004
Hunter, Louise, b. 1916 or 17
Lee, Helene, (Helene Baird), 1916-1988
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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