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Fruitcakes prove fruitful for Kiwanis
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated October 31, 1961 reads, "Jim Contino, chairman of Van Nuys Kiwanis Club; Tommy Thompson, chairman of the Reseda Club, and Bob Gibson, chairman of Division 25, discuss plans for the sale of 11,000 fruitcakes. The 'goodies' will be sold to employers to give employes [sic] for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Half of the proceeds will go to Valley hospitals and the remainder to children's charities. Fruitcakes may be purchased through local Kiwanis clubs."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Kiwanis International.--California-Nevada-Hawaii District
Van Nuys Kiwanis Club
Reseda Kiwanis Club
Fruitcake--California--San Fernando Valley
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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