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Alone with his memories and the crosses of heroes
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Alone with his memories and the crosses of heroes

Posted On: 7:57 a.m. | November 11, 2012

Nov. 11, 1963: World War I veteran P. Rosso of Hollywood meditates at base of Civil War statue before placing flowers at Sawtelle cemetery in memory of war dead. View Post»

World War II cat veteran turns 15
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World War II cat veteran turns 15

Posted On: 10:34 p.m. | November 9, 2012

Pooli at 15 still fits into her old uniform that includes three service ribbons and four battle stars. View Post»

Three wars, three veterans
  • Thomas Kelsey / Los Angeles Times

Three wars, three veterans

Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | November 8, 2012

World War II veteran Emmet Burke, 72, left; joins Korean War vet Charles Alderson, 52, center and first World War vet Jack Coopersmith, 94, in salute during protest against sale of Veterans Administration land in West Los Angeles. View Post»

Veteran loves his cigars
  • Charles Hillinger / Los Angeles Times

Veteran loves his cigars

Posted On: 12:39 a.m. | November 7, 2012

Martin De Young, 100, says his greatest pleasure in life is smoking a cigar. De Young, a resident of the Veterans Home of California in Yountville, says he has cut down to three a day, one after each meal. View Post»

World War I veterans vote
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World War I veterans vote

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | November 6, 2012

Walter Howard carries disabled World War I veteran Glenn Switzer to vote in Duarte, Calif. View Post»

Bette Davis registers to vote
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Bette Davis registers to vote

Posted On: 12:29 a.m. | November 5, 2012

Sep. 8, 1964: Bette Davis, at work on a 20th Century Fox movie, is registered to vote by a deputy registrar, Mrs. Irma Green, who visited the Hollywood set. View Post»

The flight of the Spruce Goose
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The flight of the Spruce Goose

Posted On: 12:01 a.m. | November 2, 2012

The Spruce Goose takes its one and only flight on Nov. 2, 1947. View Post»

Carter and Ford campaign in Los Angeles
  • Boris Yaro / Los Angeles Times Archive/ UCLA

Carter and Ford campaign in Los Angeles

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | November 1, 2012

President Gerald Ford wears USC lettermens' jacket just presented him by USC's running back Ricky Bell, applauding, during the president's midday campaign appearance before University of Southern California student body. View Post»

West sparks Lakers despite broken nose
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times

West sparks Lakers despite broken nose

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | October 31, 2012

Lakers' Jerry West, with a piece of tape "protecting" his broken nose, drives to the basket. Lakers' Elgin Baylor screens out unidentified Knickerbocker in game at the Sports Arena. West scored 38 points as the Lakers won 119-103. View Post»

1939 campaign poster war
  • Horton Churchill / Los Angeles Times

1939 campaign poster war

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | October 30, 2012

Bill-poster tears off a "Yes on No. 5" (an oil control bill) posters from fence at First St. and Broadway in front of the State Building during election poster war. View Post»

The 1952 Eisenhower-Nixon campaign
  • Jack Carrick / Los Angeles Times

The 1952 Eisenhower-Nixon campaign

Posted On: 12:33 a.m. | October 27, 2012

On July 11, 1952 Gen. Dwight Eisenhower and Sen. Richard Nixon were nominated for President and Vice-President at the Republican National Convention in Chicago. They went on to beat Democratic ticket of Gov. Adlai Stevenson II and Sen. John Sparkman. View Post»

Vice President George Bush tries on a sombrero
  • Marsha Traeger / LA Times Archive/UCLA

Vice President George Bush tries on a sombrero

Posted On: 12:47 a.m. | October 26, 2012

Vice President George Bush checks out a sombrero during a campaign stop at Farmers Market in Los Angeles. View Post»

The 1940 'No Third Term' campaign
  • Jack Herod / Los Angeles Times

The 1940 ‘No Third Term’ campaign

Posted On: 12:48 a.m. | October 25, 2012

A "No Third Term" billboard is unveiled at Wilshire Blvd. and Ardmore Av. by supporters of Republican Presidential nominee Wendell Willkie. View Post»

Franklin Roosevelt at the Hollywood Bowl
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Franklin Roosevelt at the Hollywood Bowl

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | October 24, 2012

Gov. Franklin D. Roosevelt waves during a campaign speech to a large crowd at the Hollywood Bowl. View Post»

1936 Alf Landon supporter
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1936 Alf Landon supporter

Posted On: 12:57 a.m. | October 23, 2012

Lewis Hamlin sits in truck he donated to the Republican nominees Alf Long and Col. Frank Knox campaign in Southern California. View Post»

I like Ike
  • Garry A. Watson / Los Angeles Times

I like Ike

Posted On: 12:59 a.m. | October 22, 2012

Butch Langhans, 4, holds "I Like Ike" campaign button with his teeth during short speech by President Dwight Eisenhower at the Lockheed Air Terminal in Burbank. View Post»


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