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Lilith Bennett, Hylda Sampson, Ruth Connoly and Marjorie Wright on a Los Angeles Times tour, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
March 28, 1936
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.
Photograph appears with the article, "Canadian Royalty Inspect Plant of "Times"," Los Angeles Times, 29 Mar 1936: 9.
The girls huddle together and smile for a picture.
500 members of the American and Canadian Tourists' Societies were guests of the newspaper plant.
Text from negative sleeve: 4551 - Lilith Bennett Ruth Connoly Hylda Sampson Marjorie Wright Canadian's visit Times' 3/28/26 [stamped:] Apr 1- 1936
Handwritten on negative: L2R Lilith Bennett x Ruth Connoly x Hylda Sampson x Marjorie Wright 3/28/36
Text from newspaper caption: Four Canadian popularity queens yesterday added a note of beauty to Canadian and American Tourists' Day at The Times when 500 guests toured the newspaper plant and attended a program in the roof garden auditorium. Left to right are Lilith Bennett, Miss Canada for 1936; Ruth Connoly, ruler for 1933 and 1934; Hylda Sampson of Champlain, Ont., princess royal, and Marjorie Wright, princess royal.
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Beauty contestants--California--Los Angeles
Wright, Marjorie
Sampson, Hylda
Bennett, Lilith
Connoly, Ruth
Los Angeles Times (Firm)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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