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Title
1 image. Coptering in for mother's day, 08 May 1955. Mrs. Phoebe Browne-80 years; Laverne W. Browne (test pilot for El Segundo division of Douglas Aircraft company); (handout)
Coptering in for mother's day, 1955
Date Created and/or Issued
1955-05-08
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Los Angeles Examiner Collection, 1920-1961
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
USC Libraries Special Collections
University of Southern California
specol@usc.edu
Description
Supplementary material reads: "City Desk: This is being sent only to the Exam. From Fowler. OK. 8-8211. Ext. 1521. Coptering in for mother's day -- Mrs. Phoebe Browne, 80, of 282 S. Olive St., Orange, climbs from a helicopter at Los Angeles International Airport to greet her son, LaVerne W. Browne, right, chief test pilot for the El Segundo Division of Douglas Aircraft Company, Inc., with whom she plans to spend Mother's Day weekend at his home in Palos Verdes Estates. Although she's flown across country several times, the spry octogenarian admitted it was her first 'copter ride and "real thrilling." Her son who was born and raised in Orange, will be remembered by many as movie actor John Trent of "Tailspin Tommy" fame. Douglas Aircraft Co,pany, Inc. El Segundo Division. ORegon 8-8211, Ext. 1521. For immediate release".
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : negative, b&w
10 x 13 cm.
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
examiner-m20365
EXM-N-11435-002~1
http://doi.org/10.25549/examiner-m20365
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EXM-N-11435-002~1.jpg
Language
English
Time Period
1955-05-08
Place
California
Los Angeles
USA
airport features: Los Angeles International Airport
Source
11435-002 [Sleeve Number]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Los Angeles Examiner Negatives Collection, 1950-1961
Los Angeles Examiner Photographs Collection, 1920-1961
examiner-m1663

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