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Gala evening begins
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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 September 15, 1954 reads, "Almost 400 names from the pages of the Valley Social Register sparkled in imaginary gay lights as they resounded in greetings across tables and in group clusters Saturday. It was Toluca Guild's annual fund-raising Cotton Ball for the Childrens Hospital. The Ernest Beckers, left, and the Albert J. Watsons Jr. from a delightful foursome at eve's beginning."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles.--Toluca Guild
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Balls (Parties)--California--Los Angeles
Fund raising--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Toluca Lake (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Night photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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