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Ocean Park Beach 1926
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Ocean Park Beach 1926

Posted On: 12:39 a.m. | July 5, 2013

Crowded scene at Ocean Park Beach, now a part of Santa Monica. View Post»

Celebrating Independence Day
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Celebrating Independence Day

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | July 3, 2013

Southlanders celebrated Independence Day by attending picnics and parades of all sizes and by flocking to beaches and parks. View Post»

1965 Dodger fans
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1965 Dodger fans

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | July 2, 2013

Dodger Booster club members Gladys Fuqua, left, Rolfe Larsen, center, and Vangie Scoler take in a doublehitter at Dodger Stadium while listening to Vin Scully describe the 4-1 Dodger win over the St. Louis Cards. View Post»

Joan Fontaine becomes U.S. citizen
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Joan Fontaine becomes U.S. citizen

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | July 1, 2013

Joan Fontaine, standing between Private Lamberos S. Hajizomeni, left, and Sergt. Carmelo Musumeci, takes the oath of citizenship. View Post»

1925 Santa Barbara earthquake
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1925 Santa Barbara earthquake

Posted On: 12:57 a.m. | June 28, 2013

At 6:42 a.m. on June 29, 1925, the City of Santa Barbara was heavily damaged by a magnitude 6.8 earthquake. View Post»

Santa Monica Beach, 1936
  • Horton Churchill / Los Angeles Times

Santa Monica Beach, 1936

Posted On: 7:45 a.m. | June 27, 2013

Santa Monica Beach on a hot July, 1936, weekend. View Post»

Phyllis Diller's closet
  • Larry Armstrong / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Phyllis Diller’s closet

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | June 26, 2013

Dec. 1978: Comedian Phyllis Diller surveying her wardrobe in her 18x30-foot closet. View Post»

Hero's welcome for Gen. MacArthur
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Hero’s welcome for Gen. MacArthur

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | June 25, 2013

Gen. Douglas MacArthur waves during welcome home parade in San Francisco. View Post»

1947 city marbles tournament
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1947 city marbles tournament

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | June 24, 2013

April 18, 1947: Charles Barker, 10, of Gates School, takes a bead in finals of city marvel tournament at the Times Boys' Club. However, he lost to Victor Gonzales. View Post»

The Einsteins arrive in San Diego
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The Einsteins arrive in San Diego

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | June 21, 2013

Dr. Albert Einstein and his wife after arrival in San Diego upon the steamship Belgenland. View Post»

KTTV 1950 election coverage from Times newsroom
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KTTV 1950 election coverage from Times newsroom

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | June 20, 2013

In the Los Angeles Times City Room, editorial writer Bob Hartmann comments on the election results to KTTV. View Post»

Mrs. Lyons welcomed to Los Angeles
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Mrs. Lyons welcomed to Los Angeles

Posted On: 12:37 a.m. | June 19, 2013

Welcoming committee for Mrs. John F. Lyons, president of the National Federation of Music Clubs poses with her at train station. View Post»

Watering hose
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Watering hose

Posted On: 12:57 a.m. | June 18, 2013

Griffith Park Zoo elephants use hose to cool off. View Post»

Running Rufus
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Running Rufus

Posted On: 12:41 a.m. | June 17, 2013

John Finn of West Los Angeles leans out of his bus to give his Labrador-Irish Setter "Rufus" a run. View Post»

Hollywood Park images 1938-1991
  • Steve Dykes / Los Angeles Times

Hollywood Park images 1938-1991

Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | June 14, 2013

After 75 years of racing, Hollywood Park is closing on Dec. 22, 2013. View Post»

1910 police inspection tour
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1910 police inspection tour

Posted On: 12:59 a.m. | June 13, 2013

Police officials on 1910 inspection tour. View Post»


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