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M. Norvel Young and Richard Scaife present Governor Ronald Reagan with an honorary doctorate of laws. Seated to the right are William Pereira, Nancy Reagan, and Blanche Seaver. The event was the "Birth of a College" dinner at which plans for Pepperdine University's Malibu campus were revealed and Governor Reagan gave a speech. The event took place at the Century Plaza Hotel with an overflow audience at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 9, 1970. complete;
Universities & colleges Fund raising Banquets Architects College administrators Governors Rites & ceremonies Pepperdine University Pepperdine College Reagan, Nancy, 1923- Pereira, William L., 1909-1985 Young, M. Norvel (Matt Norvel), 1915-1998 Reagan, Ronald Seaver, Blanche Ebert, b. 1891 Scaife, Richard M., 1932- Scaife, Frances