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1932 Olympic marathon

1932 Olympic marathon

Posted On: 12:44 a.m. | May 24, 2012

Juan Carlos Zabala wins the 1932 Olympics Marathon. View Post»

Teaching Hollywood to talk
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Teaching Hollywood to talk

Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | May 23, 2012

Getting ready for talkies, movie actress Anita Page is filmed during her first speech class at the University of Southern California. View Post»

Navy ammunition truck explodes
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Navy ammunition truck explodes

Posted On: 12:45 a.m. | May 22, 2012

Fifteen foot deep crater sits in Rose Canyon Highway near San Diego after a Navy ammunition truck and trailer exploded. View Post»

Behind-the-scenes workout
  • Tony Barnard / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Behind-the-scenes workout

Posted On: 12:41 a.m. | May 21, 2012

Television actress Dran Hamilton works out on one of those "lazy lady machines" at the Beverly Hills Health Club for Women. View Post»

Jet crosses Sepulveda Blvd.
  • Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Jet crosses Sepulveda Blvd.

Posted On: 12:40 a.m. | May 18, 2012

Thanks to a long telephoto lens, cross traffic on Sepulveda Blvd., appears to be an American Airlines jet. View Post»

Sea of foam
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times

Sea of foam

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | May 17, 2012

Tank truck that exploded and burned in a tunnel connecting northbound Harbor and San Diego freeway lies amid foam sprayed by firemen. View Post»

Battleship's 16-inch shells
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

Battleship’s 16-inch shells

Posted On: 12:50 a.m. | May 16, 2012

Gunners mate Bill Allen performs maintenance on 16 inch shells in storage deep within the battleship USS Missouri. View Post»

Get your Nixon bumper stickers!
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Get your Nixon bumper stickers!

Posted On: 12:37 a.m. | May 15, 2012

Actress Ginger Rogers pastes Nixon-Lodge sticker on automobile driven by Mrs. John R. Mount. In background talking to Mrs. Mount is actor Cesar Romero. View Post»

The battleship Iowa 1942-2012
  • PHAN J. Alan Elliott / U.S. Navy

The battleship Iowa 1942-2012

Posted On: 12:07 p.m. | May 13, 2012

Launched in 1942, commissioned in 1943, the USS Iowa (BB-61) was the lead ship of a class of four battleships - the largest and last big gun vessels built by the United States. Today, 70 years later, the ship is permanently docked at San Pedro. View Post»

Japanese Internment: Poston
  • George Watson / Los Angeles Times

Japanese Internment: Poston

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | May 11, 2012

Los Angeles Times staff photographer George Watson and staff representative Chester G. Hanson take a tour of the Poston War Relocation Center, home for 16,000 Japanese-Americans. View Post»

Going his own way
  • Jerry Ruhlow / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Going his own way

Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | May 10, 2012

As antiwar protesters parade outside the Armed Forces recruiting office in Long Beach, Marc Veldman, 18, enlists in the U.S. Navy. View Post»

Soft drink casualties were heavy
  • George Watson / Los Angeles Times

Soft drink casualties were heavy

Posted On: 12:32 a.m. | May 9, 2012

Driver E.L. Bohanon and two Army MPs survey the soda drink losses following truck accident on the highway between Indio and Desert Center. View Post»

Niekro's empty pockets

Niekro’s empty pockets

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | May 8, 2012

Minnesota Twins pitcher Joe Niekro has to empty his pockets following a request from umpires at Angel Stadium. View Post»

'Bonanza' canceled
  • Larry Bessel / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

‘Bonanza’ canceled

Posted On: 12:55 a.m. | May 7, 2012

The cancellation of Bonanza was so abrupt that the production team and costars Michael Landon, left, and Lorne Greene didn't have time to put together a final episode. View Post»

Fernando wins Game 3 of 1981 World Series

Fernando wins Game 3 of 1981 World Series

Posted On: 12:50 a.m. | May 4, 2012

Dodgers' pitcher Fernando Valenzuela wins game three of 1981 World Series. View Post»

Salvation Mountain then and now
  • Dave Gatley / Los Angeles Times

Salvation Mountain then and now

Posted On: 12:52 a.m. | May 3, 2012

Salvation Mountain, a three story - 200 foot long artwork by Leonard Knight, sits at entrance to Slab City outside of Niland, California. View Post»


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