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Gala opening
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Miller, Bob
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
Rights Information
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated April 13, 1964 reads "Ribbon-cutting ceremonies this week opened the 24th Thrifty Drug Store in the Valley in Topanga Plaza at Topanga Canyon Boulevard and Vanowen Street. Officiating were actor Francis Lederer, left, honorary mayor of Canoga Park; Fred Gehrke, head of Topanga Plaza; Manny Borun, vice president, Thrifty Drug Stores; Sharon Wolcott, Miss Canoga Park; cowboy Chuck Ryan honorary sheriff, and Ronald A. Kramer, manager."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lederer, Francis,--1899-2000
Thrifty Drug Stores, Inc
Thrifty Drug Stores, Inc.--Employees
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Drugstores--California--Los Angeles
Locks and keys--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Canoga Park (Los Angeles)
Cowboy hats
Signs and signboards--California--Canoga Park (Los Angeles)
Canoga Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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