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1976 California drought
  • Steve Fontanini / Los Angeles Times

1976 California drought

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | June 23, 2014

Dan Lemons, manager of Ranchita Oaks Ranch and Vineyards northeast of Paso Robles runs dirt through his fingers from a field too parched by the California drought to grow crops. View Post»

Lost in Space robot in fashion shoot [updated]
  • Nelson Tiffany / Los Angeles Times

Lost in Space robot in fashion shoot [updated]

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | June 20, 2014

Model wearing dress designed by Sue Webb for Pixie of California poses with Robby the Robot on set of television show "Lost in Space." View Post»

1976 naval war games
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1976 naval war games

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | June 19, 2014

A jet lands on the U.S.S. Enterprise, right, as the guided missile cruiser U.S.S. Chicago passes stern of the carrier. In background left is the New Zealand frigate HMNZS Caterbury, and at right is U.S.S. Gridley. View Post»

Harry was only trying to help!
  • Andy Hayt/John McDonough / Los Angeles Times

Harry was only trying to help!

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | June 18, 2014

First base umpire Harry Wendelstedt is sent sprawling in game at San Diego. View Post»

Neil Young at the Forum
  • Dave Gatley / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Neil Young at the Forum

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | June 17, 2014

Neil Young in 1978 concert at the Forum in Inglewood. View Post»

1976 Palms-Culver City gasoline pipeline explosion
  • Fitzgerald Whitney / Los Angeles Times

1976 Palms-Culver City gasoline pipeline explosion

Posted On: 12:44 a.m. | June 14, 2014

After construction workers puncture a buried gasoline pipeline, the resulting explosion and fire levels a full city block. View Post»

Paperboy delivers The Times on horseback
  • Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times

Paperboy delivers The Times on horseback

Posted On: 12:03 a.m. | June 12, 2014

Los Angeles Times paperboy Jim Fitzgerald, 14, rides Quelty on his route through Sleepy Hallow in Carbon Canyon. View Post»

1952 tours of USS Iowa
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1952 tours of USS Iowa

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | June 11, 2014

Thousands crowd the decks of the USS Iowa during open-house event at the Long Beach Naval Shipyard. View Post»

Linda Ronstadt at the Forum

Linda Ronstadt at the Forum

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | June 10, 2014

Two Linda Ronstadt concerts at the Inglewood Forum. View Post»

1936 Ventura aerial
  • ┬ęSpence Air Photos / Library file photo

1936 Ventura aerial

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | June 9, 2014

1936 aerial photo of Ventura. View Post»

D-day news arrives in Los Angeles
  • Douglas Aircraft Company Inc.

D-day news arrives in Los Angeles

Posted On: 10:00 a.m. | June 5, 2014

On June 6, 1944, D-Day Invasion news arrives in Los Angeles. Residents respond with prayer and intense interest in invasion news. View Post»

Chuck Berry gets a star
  • Thomas Kelsey / Los Angeles Times

Chuck Berry gets a star

Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | June 4, 2014

Singer Chuck Berry gets his Hollywood Walk of Fame star. View Post»

Classified ad helps recovery of Stradivarius violin
  • Bruce Cox / Los Angeles Times

Classified ad helps recovery of Stradivarius violin

Posted On: 12:03 a.m. | June 3, 2014

Los Angeles Times classified ad helps in recovery of stolen Stradivarius violin. View Post»

New lights on Broadway
  • Bob Jakobsen / Los Angeles Times.

New lights on Broadway

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | June 2, 2014

Scene on Broadway in Los Angeles as new ornamental lighting units were turned on for the first time making street ten times brighter. View Post»

Evel Knievel in work furlough program
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Evel Knievel in work furlough program

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | May 30, 2014

Evel Knieval, dark glasses center, leaving the Spring Street side of Hall of Justice. The car is Kneival's Stutz convertable. View Post»

Dodgers' home plate becomes dinner plate
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Dodgers’ home plate becomes dinner plate

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | May 29, 2014

Clown Emmett Kelly makes himself right at home at Dodger Stadium using home plate as a dinner plate. View Post»


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