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Group photo of the Roosevelt High School Spanish Club, circa 1920. Edward Roybal (future L.A. City Councilman and later U.S. Congressman) was Vice-president of the club. He is at top, center (v-neck sweater). Verlinda Lopez was President of the Spanish Club, she is in 3rd row, center (7th from right.
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00002868 Shades of L.A. Collection S-003-355 120 CARL0000018240 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/76739
Lopez, Verlinda Roybal, Edward Ross,--1916-2005 Mexican American youth--California--Los Angeles High school students--California--Los Angeles Clubs--California--Los Angeles Shades of L.A. Collection photographs