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Valleyites attend orchid ball
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated April 14, 1955 reads "Part of the overflow crowd of Valleyites attending third Annual Orchid Ball of the Valley Aid for Cancer group are shown just before festivities began at the Persian Room of the Beverly Hills Hotel. The organization was founded in 1949 to work in the fight against cancer. Plates at Ball dinner were $25 with proceeds going to the cancer fund. Left to right seated, Mrs. Danny Gould, Mrs. Eddie Epstein, Mrs. Maurice Raff, Mrs. Julius Helfend. Standing are Mrs. Louis Greenwald, Jess Sincere, Julius Helfend, group president Joe Stewart, Mrs. M. V. Sheets, Maurice Raff, Jerry Salk, and Mrs. Al Sniderman."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Beverly Hills Hotel
Valley Aid for Cancer--Presidents
Men--California--Beverly Hills
Women--California--Beverly Hills
Couples--California--Beverly Hills
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Beverly Hills
Hotels--California--Beverly Hills
Corsages--California--Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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