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Evening Herald oratorical contest winner, Mendel Lieberman
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated November 24, 1930 reads, "We're mighty proud of you, son," Mr. and Mrs. Jacob J. Lieberman tell their boy, Mendel Lieberman, Los Angeles high school senior, who won The Evening Herald's eighth annual extemporaneous oratorical contest. Photo shows the father, a well-known attorney, the mother and the victorious son with the trophies he won. The large Evening Herald perpetual trophy becomes the permanent prize of Los Angeles high school, for Lieberman's victory was the third won by his school in the contest. The other cup is the individual prize."
1 photograph :b&w ;14 x 16 cm. on board 15 x 19 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 102
Oratory--Competitions--California--Los Angeles
High school students--California--Los Angeles
Contests--California--Los Angeles
Extemporaneous speaking
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Group portraits
Los Angeles Evening Herald (Firm)
Time Period

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