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Shade on a hot day

Shade on a hot day

Sept. 24, 1975: Lindsur Bonparte enjoys a little fishing at Hansen Dam with the help of an umbrella.

At 10 a.m. it was already 98 degrees at Hansen Dam. By 2 p.m. it was 102 degrees at the Los Angeles Civic Center.

Bonparte had no bites in two and a half hours of fishing.

Rick Meyers’ photo appeared in the Sept. 25, 1975, Los Angeles Times.

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