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Shortened fence for Duke Snider
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Shortened fence for Duke Snider

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | July 23, 2013

Los Angeles Dodgers' Duke Snider poses for a portrait next to shortened outfield fence at the Coliseum. View Post»

Star-Kist tuna cannery's 1,000 employees
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Star-Kist tuna cannery’s 1,000 employees

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | July 22, 2013

More than 1,000 women employees work at the Star-Kist tuna cannery on Terminal Island. View Post»

Bohemians make City Hall scene
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Bohemians make City Hall scene

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | July 19, 2013

Group of Venice bohemians play on steps of Los Angeles City Hall to protest city ordinance restricting music playing after 10 p.m. View Post»

Monorail ribbon cutting for Busch Gardens
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times

Monorail ribbon cutting for Busch Gardens

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | July 18, 2013

Monorail car moves forward to cut ribbon during ceremony dedicating the new Busch Gardens in Van Nuys. View Post»

More cameramen than guests at Power's 1939 wedding
  • MAURICE TERRELL / Los Angeles Times

More cameramen than guests at Power’s 1939 wedding

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | July 17, 2013

Los Angeles photographers take aim at Tyrone Power and Annabella, his bride, following their wedding ceremony in Los Angeles. In the wedding party are, left to right, best man Don Ameche, Power, Anabella and Pat Paterson. View Post»

Summer lightning
  • Boris Yaro / Los Angeles Times

Summer lightning

Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | July 16, 2013

Lightning over city skyline looking south from Elysian Park. View Post»

Pinball games banned in L.A.
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Pinball games banned in L.A.

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | July 13, 2013

Urban F. Emme, chief clerk of City Marshal's office, welds sledge hammer on confiscated pinball and other marble machines ordered destroyed by Municipal Court judges. View Post»

Monkey breeding program
  • Steve Fontanini / Los Angeles Times

Monkey breeding program

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | July 12, 2013

Apr. 1966: Four monkeys in nursery at the National Center for Primate Biology at University of California, Davis. View Post»

1954 baseball clinic
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

1954 baseball clinic

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | July 11, 2013

Feb. 20, 1954: Crowd of kids, some watching the photographer, gather around Johnny Lindell, left, and Babe Herman at Gilmore Field as baseball stars conducted clinic for 4400. View Post»

The airplane-shaped Feora
  • Rick Corrales / Los Angeles Times

The airplane-shaped Feora

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | July 10, 2013

Chuck Ophorst, 30, drives down highway in his three-wheeled airplane-shaped Feora he designed in built in 1981. View Post»

Howard Hughes injured in 1946 plane crash
  • Los Angeles Times Archive / UCLA

Howard Hughes injured in 1946 plane crash

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | July 6, 2013

Howard Hughes crashes during maiden flight of his XF-11 reconnaissance aircraft. View Post»

Ocean Park Beach 1926
  • Los Angeles Times

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
  • Harry Chase / Los Angeles Times

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 listen to Vin Scully during Angel game
  • Cal Montney / Los Angeles Times

1965 Dodger fans listen to Vin Scully during Angel game

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
  • Charles Strite / Los Angeles Times

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
  • Los Angeles Times

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»


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