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Title
Theater troupe members Peggy Duccommon, Harriet Calder, Mrs. Harry Slater, and Elizabeth Finch Abrams prepare for "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs," Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
March 25, 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.
When "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" make their stage appearance Saturday March 23 the Wilshire-Ebell Theater to delight the children in morning and evening performances, Mrs. Gordon Calder of the Assistance League Nine O'clock Players will be the heroic knight. Here she's shown displaying her hardware costume to other troupers, Mrs. Harry Slater, Mrs. John M. Abrams and Miss Peggy Ducommon, at rehearsal of the fairy story play. The Nine O'clock Players annually sponsor a children's show to benefit league charities.
The ladies position themselves around Mrs. Gordon Calder, standing on top of furniture and wearing her suit of armor.
Similar photograph appears with the headline, "Nine O'Clocker Dons Armor To Rehearse Fantasy For Children," Los Angeles Times, 08 Mar 1936: D1.
Text from negative sleeve: 4515 - L t R- Miss Peggy Duccommon Mrs. Gordon Calder " Harry Slater " McClelland Abrams Society 3-2-36 [stamped:] Mar 25 1936
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_13714
ark:/21198/zz002hnzmn
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Costumes--American
Rehearsals--California--Los Angeles
Armor
Abrams, Elizabeth Finch
Calder, Harriet, 1909 or 10-1992
Slater, Harry, (Mrs.)
Duccommon, Peggy
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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