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Evening Herald oratorical contestant, Knauft
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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Pictured is Jack Adams Knauft, 15, a Los Angeles High School student and budding young journalist who will compete in The Evening Herald's extemporaneous oratorical contest, hoping to win the coveted silver trophy. In addition to being the editor and publisher of the Nifty News, a six column, typewritten, four-page newspaper, Knauft is also the reportorial staff, artist, cartoonist, comic strip creator, out of town correspondent, columnist, printer, delivery boy and business manager. Photograph dated December 7, 1927.
1 photograph :b&w ;28 x 18 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 102
Oratory--Competitions--California--Los Angeles
Journalism, High school--California--Los Angeles
High school students--California--Los Angeles
Contests--California--Los Angeles
Extemporaneous speaking
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald (Firm)
Time Period

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