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Youth wins scholarship
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Paulson, Larry
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated February 22, 1962 reads, "Mike Stokey, left, of KTLA-TV's 'Beat the Odds' word game show, presents a $1,000 scholarship award from the Valley Times TODAY to Fairfax High School student Jerry Wolfson, 16, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Wolfson of West Hollywood. The youth, who was awarded the scholarship on Wednesday night's show, plans to use the money to study law at USC."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Stokey, Mike,--1918-2003
KTLA-TV (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
KTLA-TV (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Valley Times (Firm)--Awards
Game shows--United States
Scholarships--California--Los Angeles
Award presentations--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Award winners--California--Los Angeles
High school students--California--Los Angeles
Television personalities--United States
Television game show hosts--United States
Teenage boys--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Handshaking--California--Los Angeles
Valley Times Collection photographs

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