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PTA plans stamp drive for books
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Goldwater, Jeff
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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 March 4, 1963 reads "A drive to collect Blue Chip Stamps to purchase books for the school library has been planned by Blythe Street PTA, 18730 Blythe St., Reseda. Helping to colleft (sic) the stamps are (left to right) Mrs. William Skalak, PTA president; Mrs. F. A. Holliday, PTA librarian representative, and Mrs. Robert Haynes, ways and means chairman. The drive will begin March 13 and continue until March 15. The goal for the drive is 'A Book for Each Family.' Prizes will be awarded to the classes that turn in the most Blue Chip stamp books."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Blythe Street Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Blythe Street Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.).--PTA
Blythe Street Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.).--PTA--Presidents
Blythe Street Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Women--California--Los Angeles
Parents' and teachers' associations--California--Los Angeles
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--Los Angeles
Elementary school libraries--California--Los Angeles
Books--California--Los Angeles
Fund raising--California--Los Angeles
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Trading-stamps--California--Los Angeles
Reseda (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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