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PhotographÂ was edited for publication purposes Photograph article dated November 28, 1950 partially reads, "An ex-GI from Gen. Sherman's Civil War Army is one San Fernando Valley man described as a perfect physical specimen, being in top physical condition, doctors say. What's more, he's 104 years old: This Mr. America of San Fernando Valley is William Allan Magee of 7135 Hazeltine Ave., Van Nuys. He served as a bugler with the Northern Army. His military life started early, too. He pitched into the Civil War at a ripe 13 years of age." Photograph caption reads, "Civil War bugler - William Allan Magee of Van Nuys - 104 years old - was bugler in Gen. Sherman's Civil War Army. He spent over 30 years in Army and has been retired over half a century. Here he is pictured with his Cocker Spaniel 'Itzy.'"; See image #00137133 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;16 x 10 cm. Photographic prints
00137132 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d044_f20_i3 CARL0005651267 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/67078
Dwellings--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles) Centenarians--California--Los Angeles Buglers--California--Los Angeles Pets--California--Los Angeles Men--California--Los Angeles Veterans--United States Cocker spaniels Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs Portrait photographs