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Bob Hope back from Alaska yule tour
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated December 29, 1959 reads, "Hope Back From Alaska Yule Tour. "Just dropped in to thaw out," was Bob Hope's first comment as he returned from his eighth annual Christmas season tour to Alaska military bases. With Hope, bottom row, are Frances Langford, Patti Thomas and Jayne Mansfield, and top row, Skinny Ennis and Jerry Colonna. To greet Hope when he landed at Lockheed Air Terminal was his dog, Recession, center.
1 photographic print :b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Mansfield, Jayne,--1933-1967
Colonna, Jerry,--1904-1986
Langford, Frances
Ennis, Skinnay
Hope, Bob,--1903-2003
United Service Organizations (U.S.)
Comedians--United States
Pets--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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