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George Hale and Margaret Hale Scherer outside the Oscar G. Mayer memorial building at the dedication of the 60-inch telescope, Palomar Observatory. The observatory's door and plaque are seen behind them. Hale is wearing a suit and necktie; Scherer is wearing a plaid dress under her coat. Scherer is holding a handbag in her left hand. Image courtesy of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science Collection at the Huntington Library, San Marino, California.