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Sepulveda seeking queen
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Young, Steve
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph article dated August 20, 1964 partially reads, "Queen of the Sepulveda 'Oktoberfest' is being sought by Sepulveda Business Men's Association for the forthcoming three day Bavarian style festival on Oct. 15, 16 and 17. Single young ladies, 18 to 23 years of age, who reside in Sepulveda or adjacent communities, are invited to compete for the title and the opportunity to reign over the gala community celebration. A host of prizes will be given to the winner, including a charm course at Caroline Leonetti School, a wristwatch, cosmetics, clothing, accessories, and other gifts being donated by local businessmen." Photograph caption reads, "Prosit! - Ein Oktoberfest in Sepulveda, imagine! Planning for the event are D. P. Loomis, president of Boulevard Bank, and Gloria Lowe, front, and Shirleen Baxter and Ted Goodman, chairman of the fes-."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Sepulveda Business Men's Association
Beauty contestants--California--Los Angeles
Beer festivals--California--Los Angeles
Festivals--California--Los Angeles
Oktoberfest--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Sepulveda (Los Angeles, Calif.)
North Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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