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1968 Academy Awards delayed
  • Don Cormier / Los Angeles Times

1968 Academy Awards delayed

Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | February 21, 2013

Apr 10, 1968: Arrivals at the Academy Awards outside the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium. View Post»

Know Your City no. 39 – Statue of St. Vincent de Paul
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City no. 39 – Statue of St. Vincent de Paul

Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | February 8, 2017

Miniature statue of St. Vincent de Paul and the children that stands on the lawn in front of St. Vincent's Hospital. View Post»

1946 invasion exercise at Camp Pendleton
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1946 invasion exercise at Camp Pendleton

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | February 2, 2017

Men and equipment disembark from landing craft at beach north of Oceanside, California. View Post»

Street theater in L.A. City Council chambers

Street theater in L.A. City Council chambers

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | January 31, 2017

A homeless man lays in the cardboard box as homeless advocate Ted Hayes, at lectern, presides over a session of street theater in Los Angeles City Council chambers. View Post»

Billie Burke in 1936 'stockings suit' court case
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Billie Burke in 1936 ‘stockings suit’ court case

Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | January 27, 2017

July 2, 1936. Actress Billie Burke, widow and benefactor of Follies founder Florenz Ziegfeld, in a Los Angeles courtroom during civil action over purchase of expensive clothing. In a case nicknamed the "stockings suit," a clothier sought to win payment of more than $500 from Burke for pajamas and stockings purchased six years before. A short story in the July 3, 1936, Los Angeles Times... View Post»


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